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5 mobile apps for senior citizens

5 mobile apps that will be useful to senior citizensAs smartphones become more ubiquitous, many older adults are also starting to use them. In the Philippines, where the elderly population is rapidly growing. There are many mobile apps that can be especially useful to senior citizens. Here are five such mobile apps for senior citizens:

MedCheck


This app is designed to help users keep track of their medications.

It allows seniors to set reminders for when they need to take their medicine and also gives them access to important information about their drugs, including dosage, side effects, and interactions with other medications.

PhilHealth


This app is run by the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation and allows users to access their PhilHealth account information.

Senior citizens who are enrolled in the program can use the app to check their balance, view their contributions, and find out what benefits they are entitled to.

Grab


This ride-hailing app is useful for seniors who may have difficulty getting around on their own. They can use Grab to book a ride with a driver who can help them with any mobility challenges they may have.

GCash


This app is a mobile wallet that allows users to pay bills, transfer money, and make purchases. All without the need for cash. It is especially useful for seniors who may have trouble carrying money with them or making it to the bank to withdraw cash.

Zoom


This video conferencing app has become especially popular during the pandemic, but it can also be useful for seniors who may not be able to travel to see their loved ones in person.

With Zoom, they can easily connect with family members and friends who are far away.

Overall, these mobile apps for senior citizens can help them in the Philippines stay connected, manage their health, and stay independent as they age.

It’s important for older adults to feel comfortable using technology. Mobile apps like these can make it easier for them to do so.

Senior Citizen PH Web Team

SeniorCitizenPH.com web team.

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