Navigation Links
activICE, the automated location-based emergency App for iPhone is now available
Date:6/17/2013

Brisbane, Australia (PRWEB) June 17, 2013

activICE is an I.C.E. (In Case of Emergency) App that automatically alerts up to five contacts of a users hospitalization. activICE also provides medical staff with the user’s emergency medical details by presenting notifications; even if the iPhone is passcode locked.

activICE privately monitors the users proximity to hospitals in the background using location services already running on the iPhone. It triggers if the user is in hospital after a four minute delay. This prevents accidental activations when driving or walking nearby hospitals. A cancel notification and warning sound are presented after the delay and one minute prior to actual activation, letting users further avoid accidental triggers. activICE automatically alerts emergency contacts via SMS and e-mail with the users name and the hospital details. Medical details are also presented for emergency workers on the iPhone lock screen before the passcode needs to be entered.

All of the user’s personal and medical details remain securely on their iPhone and never leave the device. Matt Crombie, Radius Interactive R&D Director, says “There is intelligent software built in that is aware if a user is actually in a hospital or not. It allows for passing by hospitals and cancels when you leave the area. It all works automatically from the background." With over 8500 precise hospital locations; all the user has to do is set and forget.

“The idea came about after a friend woke up in hospital and his partner was in a different city, completely unaware. I had heard of the I.C.E. concept before, but due to the amount of personal information we all keep on our phones these days most people keep them passcode locked. This presents a significant problem for hospital staff who are so close to vital contact and emergency information.”, Said David Burkett, Radius Interactive Sales & Marketing Director.

activICE is now available to try for free in the Apple App Store by visiting http://www.appstore.com/activice. Users can ‘Go Live’ via an In-App subscription for US, UK, AUS and NZ. This allows for their full medical details to be presented and emergency contacts alerted via SMS and e-mail. activICE Live costs $4.99 per month with a discount for 12 months down to just $2 per month. All prices are US (USD) and are priced accordingly in other regions. activICE is already compatible with IOS 7 and an Android version is already in development.
Please visit http://www.activiceapp.com for more activICE information, including videos and screenshots of the Application.

Radius Interactive is an independent Australian company founded by Matt Crombie and David Burkett. Collectively Radius Interactive brings together over 15 years experience with technology development and marketing. Matt and David have developed the activICE application using their own funding and resources over the last nine months. Please visit http://www.radiusinteractive.com.au for more company information.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10730712.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. IU, Regenstrief automated system aims to improve child health
2. Automated breast ultrasound dramatically reduces physician interpretation time
3. Automated autism screening tool available on Autism Speaks website
4. Automated insulin dosage titration system demonstrates positive clinical study results
5. Automated calls help patients in under-developed countries manage blood pressure, U-M study finds
6. ICM Trading Emerges Industry’s is now Among the Leading Online Automated Trading Providers
7. Moffitt Cancer Center researchers develop automated breast density test linked to cancer risk
8. New criteria for automated preschool vision screening
9. Automated Security Alert's Medical Technology Improves Care Transitions
10. Global Vision Teams with Four Pees to Offer Automated Proofreading Solutions Worldwide
11. iTrade Capital Markets/ICM Trading Launches ActFx Automated Trading
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... While it’s often important ... problem. Fortunately, an inventor from Austin, Texas, has identified a solution. , She developed ... darkness or restricted lighting. As such, it eliminates the need to turn on a ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Southern ... and Jennifer Huggins, PharmD ’17, along with clinical associate professor Janice Frueh, ... cardiovascular diseases during the 15th Annual Women’s Health Conference. The SIU School ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Somerset Hills ... specialty vendors and unique items from across the nation, this holiday-themed event will raise ... offered by the VNA. The boutique will be open Saturday, November 4 (10:00 ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Talented host, actor Rob Lowe, ... in a new episode of "Success Files," which is an award-winning educational program ... investigates each subject in-depth with passion and integrity. , Sciatica occurs when the ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... First ... compliance program management, will showcase a range of technology and learning solutions at ... (NCAL) Convention and Expo to be held October 14–18, 2017 at the Mandalay ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/25/2017)... R.I. , Sept. 25, 2017  EpiVax, ... assessment, vaccine design, and immune-engineering today announced the ... on the development of personalized therapeutic cancer vaccines. ... has provided exclusive access to enabling technologies to ... Eng., MBA will lead EpiVax Oncology as Chief ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... ZirMed Inc ., a recognized leader in cloud-based revenue cycle ... ranked #1 by its users for the seventh consecutive year ... ZirMed was recognized as the top-ranked end-to-end revenue cycle management ... 200 beds and holds one of the longest #1 ranking ... ...
(Date:9/12/2017)... -- Consumer reviews on the independent review site Consumer Affairs ... for hearing aids, ranking it higher than Miracle Ear ™, ... ... Hearing Aids ... store that provides high performance, state-of-the-art, German-engineered hearing aids directly to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: