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December 14, 2016 Gobiquity Adds Executive Talent and Achieves Over 175,000 Children Screened

In anticipation of future growth and product expansion, Gobiquity has added new members to its executive management team (Chief Technology Officer Bob Quinn) and board of directors (Welltok’s Chief Marketing Officer, Michelle Snyder). The company recently celebrated a milestone of 175,000+ children screened with its flagship product, GoCheck Kids™.

August 25, 2016 Gobiquity Secures $6M in Series B Funding and Achieves Over 100,000 Children Screened

Gobiquity’s latest round of funding will help support product development and global expansion of its flagship product, GoCheck Kids™ mobile vision screener. Now surpassing 100,000 vision screenings, GoCheck Kids is changing the standard of care, enabling efficient detection and prevention of permanent vision loss.

December 1, 2015 Contemporary Pediatrics: Best tech for pediatrics 2015

Wander the AAP exhibition hall with Dr Schuman as he previews the best and brightest technology for the pediatric practice.

November 6, 2015 MobiHealthNews: Marc Benioff-backed Gobiquity Launches Children’s Vision Screening App for Pediatricians

Gobiquity Mobile Health has officially launched GoCheck Kids on iOS, extending the ability of pediatricians and other primary care providers to effectively screen for amblyopia.

October 23, 2015 GoCheck Kids Comprehensive Vision Screening App Launches on iOS

Gobiquity Mobile Health has launched the world’s first and only comprehensive vision screening app on iOS. Along with previous mobile photoscreening capabilities, the GoCheck Kids screening platform now includes digital visual acuity and personalized vision screening guidance, enabling clinically validated screening from the palm of a physician’s hand.

September 25, 2015 Hartford Courant: Doctors Are Using Smartphones For Eye Tests On Small Children

Early screenings can prevent amblyopia, the leading cause of childhood blindness, but less than 20% of preschool age children are tested for the condition.

September, 2015 Ophthalmology Business: Smartphones and Amblyopia Detection

Smartphone app may help pediatric specialists confirm a suspicion of amblyopia.

August 17, 2015 KTLA News: This Smartphone App Checks Kids’ Eyes For a Common Disorder In Seconds

A new type of vision test for kids checks for a potentially debilitating disease in seconds.

August 3, 2015 MedCity News: Gobiquity CEO Talks About Plans to Advance Value Based Care

Gobiquity CEO Andrew Burns talks about using GoCheck Kids to identify risk factors early, helping prevent more serious conditions and reduce healthcare costs.

May 12, 2015 Gobiquity Mobile Health Relocates to Scottsdale

Gobiquity Mobile Health will move from Aliso Viejo, CA to Scottsdale, AZ to join the growing number of bio-life science professionals in the city’s “Cure Corridor.”

April 1, 2015 App Screens for Early Vision Loss

Pediatricians now have a new way to screen for amblyopia, a leading cause of vision loss in children.

March 30, 2015 Findings on Photoscreening for Preschoolers Presented at AAPOS

The authors of a new study examining the efficacy of a mobile smartphone vision-screening device that screens amblyopia risk factors (ARFs) in preschool children provided an analysis of their prospective study at AAPOS.

March 26, 2015 Findings of Study on Photoscreening Reveal the Clinical Efficacy and Efficiency of Mobile Smartphone Vision Screening for Preschoolers

On Saturday, March 28, Dr. Robert Arnold will present a new study to discuss automated instrument-based photoscreeners that are designed to identify preschool children with amblyopia risk factors (ARFs).

March 16, 2015 Gobiquity Mobile Health Showcases GoCheck Kids at SXSWi CEO Takes Novel Approach to Convey Key Vision Health information

Gobiquity CEO Andrew Burns presented Gobiquity’s flagship product GoCheck Kids at the 7th SXSW Accelerator Competition.

January 20, 2015 Gobiquity to Present GoCheck Kids App at SXSW

Gobiquity has been invited to present GoCheck Kids—an ingenious smartphone app that enables pediatricians to determine their patients’ risk of serious vision conditions—at the prestigious 2015 SXSW Accelerator Competition.

December 1, 2014 Best Tech for Pediatrics: 2014

Andrew Schuman, MD, FAAP, provides a recap of his presentation from the 2014 American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference where he reviewed the best pediatric screening technology, including the GoCheck Kids smartphone-based photoscreener.

October 7, 2014 OIS Podcast: Gobiquity Goes Big In Mobile Imaging Diagnostics

Gobiquity CEO Michael Brownell breaks down the mobile ophthalmology market from the viewpoint of a start-up that’s set to change how kids are diagnosed with amblyopia...

September 17, 2014 Local Firm’s GoCheck Kids App Going National This Fall, Now Available in California

Gobiquity Mobile, an Aliso Viejo-based company, told PNN that its GoCheck Kids app is now commercially available in California prior to a national rollout this fall.

August 28, 2014 Gobiquity Introduces GoCheck Kids: First Smartphone App Developed for Pediatric Photoscreening

Earlier this month, Gobiquity Mobile Health introduced their flagship innovation, GoCheck Kids™, the world’s first and only pediatric photoscreening...

July 14, 2014 Vision Screening App Proves As A Viable Tool For Pediatricians

The GoCheck Kids application screens a young child's eyesight using the built-in camera to assess vision for refractive risk factors for amblyopia.

July 13, 2014 Vision Screening App Boosts Assessment Efforts for Pediatricians

A new smartphone app aims to help make pediatric vision photo screening a more effective diagnostic approach...

June 20, 2014 New Mobile Health App Screens A Child’s Eyes for Amblyopia

Next month, Gobiquity Mobile Health will introduce their flagship innovation, GoCheck Kids™, the world’s first and only pediatric...

June 17, 2014 KNBC News: New App Helps Screen for Vision Loss in Children

A new app available to pediatricians can screen children as young as six months old for vision problems that could lead to permanent vision loss.