• BetterHealthChannel_Android_1
  • BetterHealthChannel_Android_2
  • BetterHealthChannel_Android_3
  • BetterHealthChannel_Android_4
  • BetterHealthChannel_Android_5

 W3 Award 2015 Gold

Project Details

The Better Health Channel Android app empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing anywhere, anytime.

The app raises consumer literacy about health conditions and their management, thereby leading to more informed and confident health decisions. It also provides convenient location based discovery to an extensive range of Victorian health service providers.

The Better Health Channel Android app includes a comprehensive set of features, including:

  • A full range of articles about everything from healthy living to relationships and family.
  • First aid procedures for a wide range of common injuries.
  • Healthy and nutritious recipes.
  • The ability to create customised shopping lists.
  • Detailed map and directions to health service providers such as doctors, dentists, pharmacists and physiotherapists.
  • Contact information for urgent medical help and advice, including Nurse On Call, Kids Helpline, Poisons Information, Lifeline and more.
  • Personalised alerts and notifications for heat, UV, smog and pollen.