Journal of the American Pharmacists Association
First published: 20 November 2017
Michelle Vu, Vi Nguyen, Soumya Vishwanath, Courtney Wolfe, Sweta Patel
Objective: A free mobile health application (app), Know Your Numbers (KYN), was developed by student pharmacists to assist underserved community members to track their health numbers. The study objectives included: creating of a mobile health app, implementing a pilot program and analyzing the frequency of app usage and perceptions of community members toward their health numbers, pharmacists, and health apps.
Methods: Student pharmacists recruited participants at the community clinics and health fairs organized in underserved communities of metro-Atlanta, Georgia.