Elderly Healthcare Assistance Application using Mobile Phone

Handojo, Andreas and SUTIONO, TIOE, JULIO ADRIAN and Purbowo, Anita Nathania (2017) Elderly Healthcare Assistance Application using Mobile Phone. In: 5th International Conference on Soft Computing, Intelligent Systems, and Information Technology, 29-09-2017 - 29-09-2017, Surabaya - Indonesia.

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    As people become older, people generally will experience a health decline such as becomes weak, susceptible to disease, decreased vision ability, etc. Therefore, special health attention is needed for the elderly people, especially from the family member or personal doctors / nurses. On the other hand, the number of elderly people in the world is rapidly increase so there’s more people will need special attention. Therefore, this research try to develop an application on mobile phone that could help elderly people and their family member to supervise and monitor the health of the elderly. This application has feature to monitor the location of the elderly, remainder to take the medication, doctor appointment remainder, medical record records, emergency phone to family number or personal doctor, etc. From the experimental results of the application to the participant and the test with the questionnaire on the prospective users, 94% of respondents feel the application is very useful and can run well as needed.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Elderly; Healthcare; Android; Google Cloud Messaging; Google Maps
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare
    Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
    Divisions: Faculty of Industrial Technology > Informatics Engineering Department
    Depositing User: Admin
    Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2018 15:33
    Last Modified: 14 Feb 2018 14:52
    URI: http://repository.petra.ac.id/id/eprint/17752

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