Who we areUSA Headquarters Chicago, Illinoisappcetera|MD is a health technology and software development company located in Chicago, Illinois. appcetera|MD is your conduit to the cutting-edge technological innovations within healthcare, from Web and Mobile to Data Analytics to Digital Health. app cetera (in technology means "and other things", or "and so forth"). (abbreviation): etc. It is taken directly from the Latin expression, which literally means "and the rest (of such things) and is a calque of the Greek "καιὶτα τέρα" (kai ta tera: "and the other things"; the more usual Greek form is "και τα λοιπά" kai ta loipa: "and the remainder"). Et means "and"; cētera means "the rest". (abbreviation): etc. thus appcetera|MD (Health Group).
Mission statementWe believe the adage, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
Our mission is to provide useful clinical data and information insight to the health consumer allowing them to better understand their vital signs and medical symptoms to make better informed decisions about their wellness and health.
The principles that guide are mission are:
- Preserving quality at all costs
- Operating with integrity in all we do
- Decisiveness of win-win actions
- Accountability to all of our teams
- Be characterized by our strength of kindness in authentic care for humanity
appcetera|MD Health Group vision is to empower the health consumer to better manage their health.
appcetera|MD Health Group products and services will provide clinically proven health technology, wellness insights, medical information and clinical advice.
appcetera|MD Health Group will release patent pending medical solutions to the health care industry.
appcetera|MD Health Group medical products, services, and solutions will revolutionize how care is delivered to patients world-wide.
appcetera|MD Health Group will support the global community as advocates for innovation, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), and engage in philanthropic activities.
Our development process revolves entirely around gaining an understanding of your needs. If you want software products, systems, solutions, and services that improve the way you practice, stop searching. We approach every project – big or small – with the same level of care and professionalism. And our experts work alongside you every step of the way.
Developing a technology strategy for many pharma, medical device, and healthcare organizations requires careful consideration of the ever changing healthcare industry and compliance procedures set by the likes of the PCMH and MHRA. We won’t waste your time and frustrate you by suggesting technology solutions that are unlikely to deliver tangible business benefits or get the OK from your compliance officer.
We deliver unparalleled value to our customers, who rely on our expertise and many years of experience in Healthcare Technology and Software Development.
Our clients know that they can rely on us to ‘get the job done right’ the first time. We can build a technically robust website or mobile app, and at the same time also offering the kind of flexibility and responsiveness that clients require. We help you take full advantage of the latest developments in web and mobile tech.
Jeff Draper CHTS, NCP CEO & Founder
Jeff is CEO and founder of appcetera|MD Health Group. Jeff has 25 years experience in technology consulting, specializing in health care. He is a Life Science Entrepreneur, Data System Designer, Information Architect, Certified Health Technology Specialist, and clinical informatics Subject Matter Expert (SME) for AHIMA. Jeff is dedicated to improving the lives of others with the application of technology.
VICKIE DRAPER RN, BSN Chief Clinical Officer & Co-Founder
Vickie is co-founder of appcetera|MD Health Group with over 25 years of clinical nursing management in acute care. Vickie brings quality leadership in all core areas, including cardiovascular, cardiothoraic and general medicine. She implements medical goals and sustains a culture of wellness to improve quality of health for our clients.