Health care provider releases new mobile app, gives access to critical health information
POSTED: Tuesday, March 13, 2012 - 3:00pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 19, 2013 - 11:23am
UNITED STATES — Healt care company United Healthcare is making it easier for its plan participants to take greater control of their health through a new mobile app, Health4Me.
The app is now available for free download on the Apple iPhone and iPad and coming to the Android this spring. Health4Me brings important health information for people on the go.
Features include easy access to registered nurses, personal health benefits information, and the ability to locate nearby physicians and hospitals. Also, an "easy connect” feature enables users to request a callback from a UnitedHealthcare service representative with a touch of the screen.
“Health4Me makes navigating health care easier for our 26 million plan participants and puts key information, including health and wellness tools, right in the palms of their hands,” said Jeff Alter, CEO, UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. “Today’s technology allows consumers to do more with their mobile devices, and Health4Me enables them to manage their health and interact with UnitedHealthcare in a way that is convenient for them.”