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Application Information

Application Name: Med Buddy

Application Owner: Lakshmanan Krishnamurti (LKRISHN) 

Application Technical Contact: Diana Ross

Application Support Model: Consultants who developed the app

Application Administration Model: Consultants who developed the app

Application Description:  Med Buddy is a smart phone app that allows an assigned user to record videos of patients taking medications as prescribed. Programming of the app is individualized based on the patient and includes medication, time due, and reminders for medication administration. 15-30 second videos are recorded of the patient taking the medication and sent to a monitoring physician or medical staff to verify compliance with medication administration. The monitor has access to a dashboard that indicates compliance of all patients being monitored to include date and time of administration, access to video for viewing, and geographic location (but not street address) of patient.

Application Marketplace ID/Link:

ServiceNow RequestDistribution Status & DateInternal Review Status & DateePHI IndicatorTarget User Base
 REQ60607 internal (Emory app catalog for iOS & Android 2018.02.16) in progress yes public


Current Issues

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Issue Log

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Reapproval Conditions

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Internal Review Status: incomplete

Review Request DateOffice of Technology Transfer ReviewLegal Counsel Review (if applicable)Marketing & Communications ReviewCompliance & Regulatory ReviewIT Security Review


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Approval Artifacts

Approval artifacts and relevant documentation can be found here: https://emory.app.box.com/folder/46970035794.

  1. Completed IP Disclosure.
  2. Commercial Evaluation Report.
  3. Legal Counsel Review.
  4. Marketing and Communications Review.
  5. Compliance and Regulatory Review.
  6. IT Security Review.
  7. Architecture Review.
  8. App Store Submission Templates (Apple App Store & Google Play).
  9. Distribution Review Checklist.