Immunisation reminder app launched
NSW Health has released the Save the Date app, which calculates the next date an immunisation is due and sends parents a reminder to make the appointment.
All parents have to do is enter their child's name, birth date and GP contact details into the app. The app will then send a series of reminders to prompt the parent to call their GP to schedule an appointment for each immunisation with parents able to call their GP straight from the app.
NSW Health Director of Health Protection, Dr Jeremy McAnulty said the app for iPhones and Android phones is aimed at protecting the community from diseases including