Yenepoya University has launched a multipurpose mobile/web app for medical/dental students and teachers to analyse, track and monitor their work.
The Android app – Yengram acts as a workstation on wheels. It helps doctors to monitor complete database of work done. The app helps improving communication capabilities, keeps record of every electronic medical records (EMRs), picture archiving and communication systems (PACSs). It also provides several other options like fixing appointments, search and add patients etc.
“It is a simple, yet powerful app that makes management easier for doctors in medical and dental colleges. Its features include manage team, view team appointments, add patients, schedule appointments, search patients, track patients’ records and monitor health conditions wherever we are. The app, which was launched last week, will be used by nearly 300 doctors and postgraduate students of the Yenepoya Dental College and it will be introduced for the students of Yenepoya Medical College in future”, said Dr Sham S Bhat, Vice-Principal, Yenepoya Dental College.
Explaining how useful the app is for students and teachers, Dr Shailesh Shenoy (reader), Department of Pedodontics, Yenepoya Dental College, said, “Registered users can update data and upload pictures related to patients to the app instantly. Meanwhile, professors will be able to monitor and assess their students based on the information uploaded through the app,” he said.