Mobile Medical Apps What is a Medical Device and What is not?

by | Sep 14, 2019 | White Papers

The 21st century has witnessed a breakthrough in the field of healthcare. Technology in healthcare has taken a giant leap since the invention of computers. Not only for industrial purpose but even for our daily activities, our dependence on artificial intelligence (AI) is on an uphill ride¹. Mobile medical apps are now an integral part of the healthcare industry. According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), “mobile medical apps are software programs that run on smartphones and other mobile communication devices. They can also be accessories that attach to a smartphone or other mobile communication devices, or a combination of accessories and software”2.