Featured App: CDC Mobile App 2.0
- The redesigned CDC app is now available for Apple and Android smartphones!
- iOS and Android users can enjoy a greater variety of content – stories, videos, podcasts, journals, blogs, and more.
- Automatic updates whenever your device is online so you’re always up-to-date with the latest health news and information.
- Share content directly with social media, text message, or email
Download the free app today.
Can I Eat This?
Help prevent travelers' diarrhea by using CDC’s Can I Eat This? app. Select the country you’re in and answer a few simple questions about what you’re thinking about eating or drinking, and Can I Eat This? will tell you whether it’s likely to be safe. Download from the App store or Google Play 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 App store 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 the App store 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 App store or Google Play 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 App store 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 App store, or Google 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 App store or Google today!
PTT Advisor Support
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 App store 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 App store and GooglePlay today!
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 App store 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 App store today!
- Page last reviewed: October 4, 2017
- Page last updated: October 4, 2017
- Content source:
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Page maintained by: Office of the Associate Director for Communication, Division of Public Affairs