What's New

+ Free doctor answers on all health topics
+ Find local top doctors in our One Million Doctor Directory
+ Schedule appointments
+ Private, one-on-one conversations
+ HIPAA-secure file and image sharing
+ DocScore (Physician Reputation)
+ Personal Health Activity, Health History, and Health Timeline
+ Personalized Health Feed (follow doctors/topics/questions)
+ Access the latest peer-reviewed research and findings

App Description

HealthTap is the best way to quickly find, trusted, reputable doctor answers to health questions anytime, anywhere for free!

Featured in the WSJ, NBC, CBS, TIME, NY Times, Washington Post, Forbes, Bloomberg, CNN, and more.

▌WHAT THE PRESS IS SAYING:

☆ PC Magazine — “The next time you have a medical question...try asking the doctors on HealthTap. It might save you 50 bucks in co-pays at the very least.”
☆ Wall Street Journal — “...Our favorite...the quickest results, was the simplest to use. Helpful advice.”
☆ LifeHacker — “HealthTap puts a doctor on your smartphone, helps you find a good one to see in person."
☆ Fin. Times — “As easy as booking a flight online or comparison shopping for a new sofa.”
☆ NY Times — “HealthTap just might make you raise both eyebrows in surprise.”

▌WHAT USERS ARE SAYING:

☆ “Very useful site for answers to general health questions. Saves a trip to the doctor's office for general health questions.”
☆ “Thank you to all the doctors are giving their time to answer our questions! I have had several questions answered that I was extremely grateful for! This app is fantastic!”
☆ “Just browsing this app gets me excited.”
☆ “Saw a tweet yesterday that sums it up ‘Social media at its best - @healthtap 3 answers in 3 minutes from 3 doctors …’ ”
☆ “Extremely helpful. Very reputable doctors.”
☆ “Best application ever.”

▌EXCITING NEW FEATURES:

✓ Get fast, free, trustworthy health answers
on any symptom, condition, medication or health concern from over 30,000 of the best U.S.-licensed doctors from the comfort of your mobile device.

✓ Connect with doctors on your mobile device
by starting private conversations in a safe, HIPAA-secure environment.

✓ Share securely with doctors
by privately sharing scans, images and other health related documents with the best doctors directly and securely.

✓ Make local appointment requests
when you find the best doctors for you, and schedule a time to see them in person right from the app!

✓ Save time and money
by skipping co-pays and waiting rooms, and with our quick appointment prep sheet!

✓ Get a free second, third or 10th opinion!
with multiple answers from thousands of trusted physicians in 116 specialties.

✓ Access health information that's current and vetted
with your own personalized, relevant feed that's always up-to-date.

✓ Have a safe place to store all your health information
to access at the pinch of a mobile device. Store immunizations, allergies, documents and more in a safe, HIPAA-secure environment.

✓ Get your health concerns and queries answered instantly
with our vast repository of previously answered health questions, research, and knowledge from the best U.S.-licensed doctors, right at your fingertips.

✓ Discover the latest research
and read easy to understand explanations of the findings by trusted doctors – you can even ask questions about peer-reviewed articles to our experts.

✓ Get engaged with your health
by learning more about the health topics that interest you.

✓ Do it all for free
HealthTap is FREE to all!

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • October 01, 2011 New version 1.0.11
  • October 22, 2011 New version 1.0.13
  • November 23, 2011 New version 1.0.14
  • December 03, 2011 New version 1.0.15
  • December 23, 2011 New version 1.0.16
  • February 07, 2012 New version 1.0.18
  • June 29, 2012 New version 4.0.1
  • July 13, 2012 New version 4.0.2
  • August 16, 2012 New version 4.0.3
  • September 22, 2012 New version 4.0.7
  • November 12, 2012 New version 4.1

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