Every year, 5 million children die globally before reaching their fifth birthday, mostly from preventable illness. Lack of access to health education leaves medically underserved communities across the globe without the proper knowledge to improve health outcomes. At the Stanford Center for Health Education, we believe that access to health education can save lives. Through the Digital Medical Education International Collaborative (Digital MEdIC) initiative, our goal is to make engaging, evidence-based health education globally accessible and, in so doing, empower communities to improve their own health outcomes.
Since 2017, Digital Medic has been working with under-resourced communities to create easily adaptable, video-based health education content to support health programs and initiatives. We work to equip those providing frontline healthcare with the tools and knowledge they need to effectively care for their populations, while simultaneously empowering patients with the knowledge they need to improve their own health outcomes.
This iOS app is tailored for the community healthcare professional. App highlights include:
- Content created and vetted by Stanford University
- Content in 4 languages (English, Hindi, Xhosa, and Afrikaans)
- Ability to download course content to access offline
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Easy to use no matter where I go! Free downloadable videos from world class teachers! I'm glad that Digital MEdIC is making high quality health education available to everyone for FREE!
Watchable, understandable health education
This app offers easy access to vetted, high-impact health messaging. For the general public, people caring for children or anyone interested in health care and healthier living, this app is a must-have!
Love the engaging content and how it allows you to view videos in offline mode. Great user experience as well!
- Stanford University
- 24.1 MB
Requires iOS 11.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
- © Stanford University
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.