[Assessment, Monitoring, Reporting and Intelligent Tracking]
This is a mobile based application software tool written in JAVA that can be downloaded and installed on mobile phone or device having any android operating system connected to internet. This software has been designed to trace patients having cough, cold, fever or problem in breathing as well as other infection symptoms. This software tool may also be further modified and upgraded to trace or track self medication cases in other diseases also. Once the software is downloaded and installed on a device the user can be registered either as patient/customer or medical practitioner/chemist shop owner/medical store owner. After the user selects option for patient/customer then he/she has to provide personal details including name, mobile number, address etc. (Any other feature may be added later for authentication of identity) After the user agrees to register an OTP(One Time Password) is sent to the mobile number , after OTP is entered a QR code is generated for user's details. Second option of user registration is to register as chemist shop owner/medical store owner and the third otion is to register as Medical practitioner. This requires name, registration no./ TIN No. or whichever is required to authenticate the details, mobile no. and address etc. Then after medical practitioner/chemist shop owner/medical store owner register themselves through OTP(One Time Password) verification sent to Mobile. The medical practitioner/chemist shop owner/medical store owner will be given facility to scan QR code of the registered patient/ customer through QR code scanner and add other details like symptoms, prescription or sold drugs, additionally there will be option to add the patient/customer details manually if he/she has not installed the application software on his/her device, or unavailability of compatible device or any other problem which disables QR code scanning. Then details are submitted by registered practitioner/chemist shop owner/medical store owner to administrator or controller on mobile phone and or email. The administrator or controller can track such patients and take necessary measures for treatment and prevention. Additionally this software can also be used by administration to track the sales of drugs by chemist shops, to track the number of patients visiting a doctor or physician on daily, weekly or any other time frame basis.
For information tracking and storage there is a back end panel written in PHP which will have to be installed on a computer system or server by the administrator. It will be will be connected through internet to receive all the information sent from registered application users. The back end panel will send OTP to users mobile number and also authenticate the user registration if correct OTP is entered. The back end panel will assign a unique registration number to every user and it will collect information sent from users under the unique registration number. All information received can be easily sorted on the basis of name, registration number or date and time.Overall this application software tool along with the back end panel is a unique system to manage patients data, tracking suspected diseased persons individually as well as to keep a watch on the sales of chemists shop or visitors to a clinic or doctor or organization.