“The Philippines has a solid history of mobile technology innovations. The Hero contest leverages this strength to help address the challenges and needs of Philippine healthcare. No doubt this contest and the incubation lab will help pioneer the use of mobile health applications in solving real world problems,” said Dr. Mike Muin, chief information officer of The Medical City.
Mobile apps developers can participate in the Hero competition by submitting an 800-word description on his/her mHealth app idea to http://www.borderlesshealthcare.com/heroaward. The winning app will be judged on its usability, simplicity, design, and customization.