GPs urged to app-ly their mobile skills

Assistant professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School Dr Henry Feldman, who recently visited Australia to discuss the advances of mobile technology in the healthcare field, worked for 10 years in the computer industry prior to becoming a physician.

While he told MO this experience had been invaluable in allowing him to leverage off various technological advancements during his medical career, a vast knowledge of programming was not necessarily a prerequisite for doctors wanting to develop their own app solutions.

“When you