EASE MD is for hospital clinicians to update families. This app is for doctors and nurses to send medical updates to a patient's family and friends. You cannot receive updates with this app. IMPORTANT - If you are a patient, family or friend of a patient and want to receive updates, please download the EASE app. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ease-applications/id838601897?mt=8&uo=4EASE (Electronic Access to Surgical Events) is a FREE HIPAA compliant medical messaging app that allows clinicians to send updates on the status of patients undergoing procedures via texts, photos and videos. EASE is dedicated to improving communication within healthcare and increasing satisfaction. EASE enables hospitals with the power to regularly update patient families and friends via HIPAA secure texting. The EASE App uses 3G, LTE or WiFi connections (when available). 256-bit encryption offers online banking-level security for all patient communication. With the click of a button, patients are able to add family and friends they want to keep informed and relaxed throughout their medical procedure.Encrypted texts, photos and videos are sent by your medical team through a secure cloud-based server and disappear after 60 seconds. EASE App allows NOTHING to ever be stored on any mobile device. In order to receive EASE Applications updates, your medical provider must be signed up for the EASE program. ALWAYS CONNECTED, ALWAYS AT EASE.Key Features of EASE- FREE - to a patients family and friends- Real-time Surgery Updates - never lose sight of your loved one- Customizable Messages - open communication reduces anxiety- Communications disappear after 60 seconds - nothing stored on mobile devices- Connect - add additional people to receive updates simultaneously- Select your preference - receive just texts, texts and photos or texts, photos and videos- 256-bit encryption - we take security seriously- HIPAA compliant - protecting patient privacy- Send messages in Spanish using pre-translated messagesWe want to hear from you.To find out availability in your area please email us at email@example.com or visit www.easeapplications.com EASE App works on virtually all carriers and networks but some carrier limitations may apply. Available for iPad and iPod as well.