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Elderly Healthcare Assistance Application using Mobile Phone

Handojo, Andreas and SUTIONO, TIOE, JULIO ADRIAN and Purbowo, Anita Nathania (2018) Elderly Healthcare Assistance Application using Mobile Phone. [UNSPECIFIED]

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    Abstract

    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. Keywords—Elderly; Healthcare;

    Item Type: UNSPECIFIED
    Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
    Divisions: Faculty of Industrial Technology > Informatics Engineering Department
    Depositing User: Admin
    Date Deposited: 24 Jul 2018 02:45
    Last Modified: 24 Jul 2018 20:53
    URI: http://repository.petra.ac.id/id/eprint/17870

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