HealthKit

HealthKit

Apple's software support for integrating fitness and health-related functions in wearable devices into the iPhone/iPad/iPod, introduced with iOS 8. See iOS versions, HomeKit and fitness tracker.
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Since the launch of HealthKit in 2014, Apple technologies have been recognized and used by scientists for hypertension studies.
It utilises the Apple ResearchKit framework to collect data from participants using surveys, neurological self-assessments using the BrainBaseline cognitive testing software from Digital Artifacts, health data collected from the iPhone HealthKit, and fitness tracking wearables, among others.
The data from the AgaMatrix Jazz Wireless 2 Meter integrates with LifeWallet apps through HealthKit, with over two thousand glucose data points collected in the first two months of the program.
The wearable can also be synced with Apple Healthkit or Google Fit.
Users' personal sleep logs can then be analyzed using Apple's HealthKit.
The recruited patients were provided an iHealth wireless blood pressure and on-boarded on how to "connect" their device to Apple HealthKit to the patient portal, which would feed into the clinicians view of the patients' EHR.
com)-- Users of third party diabetes apps that connect with Apple HealthKit can now use Vigilant to be notified in advance of periods of risk.
Cupertino, California, announced the availability of ResearchKit and HealthKit, Stanford Cardiovascular Health announced one of the early apps seeking to enroll participants into a long-term observational clinical study.
In the health insurance market, Humana has integrated its consumer health app with Apple's HealthKit to provide consumers with an overview of their health and fitness data.
including HealthKit a framework for developing apps, ReserachKit where mobile
J&J is also working with Apple HealthKit and Google to advance robotic surgery.
HealthKit had already existed since 2014, as a way to track and securely share health and fitness data via an iPhone, but had to be beefed up to support the new rush of Apple Watch users.