Adding Firecracker to Your 'Today' Screen

Posted by David Guertin on Jun 22, 2016 4:24:37 PM

iPhone and iPad users have access to something called the Today Widget, you’re probably already using it. You pull down from the top of your screen (locked or not) and you get a quick roster of updates for today:


You can add your Firecracker daily tasks to your widget this way. Pull the screen down on your phone and select edit:


And you’ll be presented with a list of app-updates that you can add to your ‘Today’ screen. From here, you can select Firecracker.


Click to add Firecracker and voila: you’ll get your daily review questions and daily patient case added to your ‘Today’ list and you can launch the Firecracker app directly from this screen:


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Topics: Firecracker MD, Mobile Apps

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