Featured App: Milestone Tracker
- Download CDC’s new parent-friendly app, Milestone Tracker, to track your child’s developmental milestones from age 2 months to 5 years!
- Photos and videos in this app illustrate each milestone and make tracking them for your child easy and fun.
- Get a summary of your child’s milestones; view tips and activities to support your child’s development; and find out what to do if you ever have a developmental concern.
- Spanish version coming soon!
Download the free app today.
Anticoagulation Managerexternal icon
The Anticoagulation Manager is a resource for clinicians that will guide them to utilize the appropriate laboratory testing and administer the appropriate anticoagulant drug in the correct dosage and at the right frequency to patients. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon today!
CDC’s DentalCheck app is developed directly from the Infection Prevention Checklist for Dental Settings. Dental health care personnel can use this app to periodically assess practices in their facility and ensure they are meeting the minimum expectations for safe care. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon or Google Playexternal icon today!
BAM! Dining Decisions
Learn to make smart food choices with Kendra from CDC’s BAM! Body and Mind. In each level you’ll sort foods coming down a conveyor belt into three categories: Go, Slow, or Whoa. Earn points for putting foods into the correct category. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon today!
Ebola Exposure Calculator
This app estimates when a person with Ebola was exposed to the virus. Knowing when someone was exposed to Ebola is essential to establish chains of transmission. CDC in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory designed the app for field staff with variable levels of education and knowledge of the natural disease progression of Ebola. The calculator only requires knowledge of the symptoms and date of reported onset of disease. The app is available in French and English. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon or Google Playexternal icon today. Please use password “ebola” (no quotation marks) to access full app functionality on iOS.
Epi Info™ mobile apps bring many of the features of Epi Info™ for Windows onto Android and iOS mobile platforms. Epidemiologists can calculate sample sizes, collect data, and perform analysis using their smartphones or tablets to investigate outbreaks, respond to emergencies, or conduct public health research in locations lacking IT infrastructure. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon or Google Playexternal icon today!
ErgoMine provides ergonomics audits for three types of operations in the mining industry (bagging operations, maintenance and repair operations, and haul truck operations). Based on responses to the audit questions, ErgoMine provides recommendations when there is an opportunity for ergonomics improvement. Download from Google Playexternal icon today!
CDC HEADS UP Concussion and Helmet Safety app
App description & store links: The CDC HEADS UP Concussion and Helmet Safety app will help you learn how to spot a possible concussion and what to do if you think your child or teen has a concussion or other serious brain injury. The application also includes a 3D helmet fit feature that teaches about proper helmet fit, safety and care. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon or Google Playexternal icon today!
Health IQ App
Challenge your Health IQ in this fun and educational health trivia app. Choose from three levels of difficulty, Easy, Medium, or Hard…or be surprised by selecting a Random mix. Race against the clock to earn more points or use hints when you are stumped. Play again and again and challenge yourself to beat your highest score!! Add this to the end of the description in the A-Z list. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon or GooglePlayexternal icon today!
HEAT Safety Tool App (OSHA-NIOSH)
The OSHA-NIOSH Heat Safety Tool is a useful resource for planning outdoor work activities based on how hot it feels throughout the day. Featuring real-time heat index and hourly forecasts, specific to your location, as well as occupational safety and health recommendations from OSHA and NIOSH. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon or Google Playexternal icon today!
The Laboratory Response Network Rule-Out and Refer app
The Laboratory Response Network’s Rule Out Refer app is a resource developed to help laboratories identify potential bioterrorism agents with helpful flowcharts, images, videos, and more. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon today!
The NIOSH Ladder Safety application features a multimodal indicator, which uses visual and sound signals to assist the user in positioning an extension ladder at an optimal angle. Furthermore, the application provides graphic-oriented interactive reference materials, safety guidelines and checklists for extension ladder selection, inspection, accessorizing, and use. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon, or Googleexternal icon today!
Track your child’s milestones from age 2 months to 5 years with CDC’s easy-to-use illustrated checklists; get tips from CDC for encouraging your child’s development; and find out what to do if you are ever concerned about how your child is developing. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon or Google Playexternal icon today!
CDC Opioid Guideline
CDC’s new Opioid Guideline App is designed to help providers apply the recommendations of CDC’s Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain into clinical practice by putting the entire guideline, tools, and resources in the palm of their hand. Managing chronic pain is complex, but accessing prescribing guidance has never been easier. The application includes a Morphine Milligram Equivalent (MME) calculator*, summaries of key recommendations and a link to the full Guideline, and an interactive motivational interviewing feature to help providers practice effective communications skills and prescribe with confidence. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon or Googleexternal icon today!
Prevent Group B Strep (GBS)
Obstetric and neonatal providers— prevent and manage group B strep in newborns with patient-specific guidance that is consistent with the 2010 Guidelines for the Prevention of Perinatal GBS Disease. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon and GooglePlayexternal icon today.
PTT Advisor Supportexternal icon
CDC’s PTT Advisor offers clinicians a tool to quickly select the appropriate follow-up tests to evaluate patients with a prolonged partial thromboplastin time (PTT) laboratory result and a normal prothrombin time (PT) laboratory result. PTT Advisor will run on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. PTT Advisor has been created by CDC in collaboration with experts in diagnostic coagulation with a collective experience of more than 50 years in the field. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon today!
STD Treatment (Tx) Guide
The STD Treatment (Tx) Guide app is an easy-to-use reference that helps health care providers identify and treat patients for STDs. STD Tx Guide combines information from the STD Treatment Guidelines as well as MMWR updates, and features a streamlined interface so providers can access treatment and diagnostic information. The free app is available for Apple and Android devices. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon and GooglePlay external icontoday!
U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use
CDC has a new app which provides guidance for healthcare providers on the safety of contraceptive methods for people with certain medical conditions. The app is developed from the U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 2010 that includes more than 60 characteristics and medical conditions that may affect people seeking family planning services. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon today!
Access up-to-date CDC recommended immunization schedules and footnotes. Designed for healthcare professionals recommending or administering vaccines, the free tool shows timing and dosing specifics for child, adolescent, and adult vaccines. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon today!
Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System (WISQARS)
WISQARS gives you fatal and nonfatal injury data in the United States, and now our WISQARS Mobile app gives you fatal injury data on-the-go. WISQARS Mobile spotlights four preventable public health problems—motor vehicle-related injuries, prescription drug overdoses, traumatic brain injuries and violence against children and youth. Download from the iTunes App Storeexternal icon today!