Stoma Care mobile app

To enhance the connectivity between patients with stoma, osmotic nurses and surgeons.

Project start date : 07/10/2017

Last updated : 16/03/2022

Beneficiary country : Sri Lanka

Healthcare themes targeted

  • Cancer

Fields of application

  • Telemedicine (remote diagnosis and consultations)
  • Patient monitoring and medical data

Stage of development

  • Routine project/operational

Financing method

  • Private (private investors, crowdfunding, philanthropy, etc.)

Area where the project is utilised

  • National (in one country only)

Economic model(s)

  • Advertising

Target audience

  • Healthcare professionals and structures (hospitals, healthcare centres/clinics, health networks)
  • Sick people

Project objectives

  • Reduced suffering

Materials used

  • Smartphone
  • Computer

Technologies used

  • Mobile telecommunications (without data connection)
  • Geolocation
  • Mobile app (Android, iOS, Windows Phone, HTML5, etc.)

Offline use


Open source


Open data


Independent evaluation


About the sponsor

Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya

University of Kelaniya is one of the leading state sector universities in Sri Lanka.

Sector : Academic entities (Universities, research laboratories, etc)

Country of origin : Sri Lanka

Contact : Sponsor website Project website


  • Mobitel Lanka PLC

    Industrial (Startups, enterprises, etc.)

  • Arthur C Clarke Institute for Modern Technologies

    Academic entities (Universities, research laboratories, etc)