Entry Classifications & Categories

Choose one of the following entry classifications and categories for each entry. Note: Some entry categories will require a subcategory choice.

Web-based Digital Health

  • Banner Ad
  • Content Management System (Web-based application which allows for health content publishing and management)
  • Digital Health Curation (Service that curates and recommends digital health resources and devices)
  • Directory / Ratings / Guides (Online physician directories; consumer health guides, etc.)
  • E-Business (E-retailing / e-commerce / retail sales)
  • Forum / Message Board
  • Health Records (EHRs / PHRs, etc.)
  • Infographic (Information, data, or knowledge presented in a graphic format)
  • Interactive Content / Rich Media (Includes Flash-based content, games, interactive forms and quizzes, symptom checkers, etc.)
  • Intranet
  • Microsite
  • Payments / Processing (Health transaction payments systems; charge capture, etc.)
  • Portal (choose subcategory)
    • Chronic Disease Portal Website (Online resources helping patients monitor / manage chronic health issues)
    • Patient Education Portal (Patient communications—scheduling / registration / test results / education / patient—health professional e-mail communications, etc.)
    • Physician / Clinician Portal
  • Responsive Website Design (Website designed to adjust for view on a computer, smartphone or tablet)
  • Web-based Resource / Tool (Tracking / monitoring / coaching / care coordination resources)
  • Webinar
  • Website
  • Other / Miscellaneous Web-based Digital Health

Mobile Digital Health Resources
(Formats: Responsive Design, Smartphone, Tablet)

  • Mobile Website 
  • Mobile Application (choose subcategory)
    • Animation (For assessment / monitoring / management of multiple online health resources)
    • Analytics / Dashboard
    • Chronic Disease Management (Helping patients monitor / manage chronic health issues, etc.)
    • Directory / Ratings / Guide (Physician directories, consumer health guides, etc.)
    • E-Commerce (Retail sales for both consumers and professionals)
    • E-Detailing (For physicians only)
    • Health Records (Mobile EHRs / PHRs, etc.)
    • Interactive / Gaming (Games for health, etc.)
    • Location-Based Resource (Use of GPS, etc. in locating health resources)
    • Medical Research (Applications which use ResearchKit and similar programs to collect health research data)
    • Patient Adherence / Compliance (Medication management / treatment follow-ups, etc.)
    • Patient Communications (Scheduling / registration / education / test results / patient-physician communications, etc.)
    • Patient Monitoring (Remote monitoring / mobile telehealth / medical home, etc.)
    • Payments / Processing (Health transaction payments systems; charge capture, etc.)
    • Personal Emergency Response (Medical alert programs, etc.)
    • Physician Prescribed Application (Prescription only, requires prescription to download)
    • Speech-enabled Application (Speech-enabled, computerized physician order entry)
    • Symptom Checker (Application which allows patients to check their symptoms interactively)
    • Tool / Resource (Tracking / monitoring / coaching / care coordination resources)
    • Wayfinding (Indoor map application, similar to GPS, which helps patients to navigate a hospital or other large building)
    • Other / Miscellaneous Mobile Application 
  • Text Messaging
  • Other / Miscellaneous Mobile Digital Health Resource

Note: For our mobile categories, entrants must also select whether the entry is produced for a smartphone, tablet, smart watch, or incorporates responsive design (scales for optimal viewing on any device).

Personal Digital Health Devices / Wearables

  • Activity / Fitness Trackers
  • Personal Emergency Response System
  • Remote Monitoring (blood pressure, glucose, etc.)
  • Sleep Tracking
  • Smart Clothing
  • Smart Patch
  • Smart Scale
  • Smart Watch
  • Wearable sensor
  • Other / Miscellaneous Digital Health Device / Wearable

Digital Health Media / Publications
(Platforms: Web-based, Mobile) 

  • Article (Single Article)
  • Article Series (Same Topic)
  • Audio (Streaming or downloadable audio podcast, webcast, etc.)
  • Blog
  • Blog Series (Same Topic)
  • Book
  • Magazine (Single Issue)
  • Newsletter (Single Issue)
  • Medical Education (CME, etc.)
  • Video (Streaming or downloadable video podcast, vlog, webcast, etc.)
  • Other / Miscellaneous Digital Health Media / Publication

Digital Health — Social Media

  • Facebook®
  • Google+®
  • Instagram®
  • LinkedIn®
  • Pinterest®
  • Twitter®
  • YouTube®
  • Other / Miscellaneous Social Media 

Connected Digital Health 
(Digital health programs / resources that involve 2 or more platforms. Examples: digital health device and mobile app; wearable and social media)

  • Clinical Decision Support Tools
  • Consumer Directed Digital Health Programs
  • Clinical Mobility Tools
  • Disease Management / Population Health Management
  • Medication Compliance / Adherence
  • Point-of-Care Programs
  • Research / Clinical Trials
  • Telehealth / Remote Patient Monitoring
  • Other / Miscellaneous Connected Digital Health

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