emocha Mobile Health

eMocha is an online platform for video Directly Observed Therapy.

Product description Brand name and product description

eMocha is a video Directly Observed Therapy tool.

It is a HIPAA-compliant mobile app that lets patients record a video of themselves taking their meds and send it to their care provider. It aims to help people comply with their medication regimens and reduce the risks that are associated with failing to take the prescribed medication.

Using the apps, patients report side effects or symptoms and record every dose of medication using the emocha smartphone app. Care providers are also able to communicate with patients and review their progress from the eMocha web platform.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)
Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Implementing organizations and partners:

  • Maryland Innovation Initiative
  • BioHealth Innovation
  • Kapor Capital
  • NIH – National Institute of Drug Abuse
  • NIH – National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities

Other implementing organizations: Baltimore City Health DepartmentHarris County Public HealthFresno, Merced and Contra Costa counties.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

The app can be downloaded for free from Google Play.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Competitors include AiCureCarezoneDosecastiStayHealthyMed Minder, and MedTracker.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 3: Good health and well-being

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Target users include public health departments, clinical trials, health systems, and managed care organizations.

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