Samsung Digital Health helps application developers and healthcare providers thrive in an open environment that connects, devices and partner services. Users can experience various health and fitness services through Samsung Digital Health.
S Health is an engaging app for fitness and wellbeing that runs on Android devices not only Samsung devices. It keeps track of users' health data and data from S Health can be shared with other applications using Samsung Digital Health SDK. The SDK provides secure access to health data with applicable data types, and it allows sharing health data between applications with user's consent. The application data could be visualized in a form of tile in the main dashboard of S Health.
Samsung Digital Health SDK is composed of Health Data package and S Health Service package.
Health Data Package has the following features:
Samsung Digital Health SDK keeps users' health data secure. The health data store handles the service connection and provides APIs to read and write health data.
Health data such as steps and exercise is handled only with users' consent and a unified user interface allows users to easily control which data they want to share.
S Health Service Package has the following features:
The tracker tile manager enables you to post or remove tracker tiles for S health. A tracker tile can consist of your application’s icon, relevant health data, and action button in a form of tile that would be displayed on the main dashboard of S Health. The user has the freedom of enabling as many tracker tiles as he may desire.
Partner Apps is an exclusive feature of S Health that allows users to discover engaging health and fitness applications. To enable data exchange between your application and S Health and add your application to Partner Apps menu, please apply for Partner Apps.
Various health and fitness accessories, equipment and connectivity protocols are supported. If you want to join Partner accessories, please let us know.
We recommend you to keep the branding guidelines when you connect to S Health in your application.
If your application works with S Health, notify user with the concrete description when your application is launched.
When you connect to S Health in your application, mark the entry point for S Health connection and explain benefits of S Health when your application connects to S Health.
Samsung Digital Health SDK provides the permission setting UI through permission manager APIs for user to select health data usage for each data type in your application.
When you connect to S Health from your application, use its brand name as S Health and the official S Health's icon.
Download Samsung Digital Health SDK.
Integrate Samsung Digital Health SDK into your application and test with S Health or SDK’s tools. Please refer to related documents for your convenience.
Publish the application integrated with our SDK in Google Play. If you decide to publish in China, we recommend publishing the application on popular app markets such as Baidu Market or Tencent MyApp.
The developer is responsible for making sure that the application is seamlessly integrated with S Health and is free of bugs.
The developers can discuss technical questions and share tips when developing applications with Samsung Digital Health SDK in Samsung Developers Forum.
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