The MCoE Download
2021 Review Special Edition
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Another year is in the books and the MCoE would like to share details about what transpired during 2021. We’ve got the stats from engagement through release, marketing & outreach, customer satisfaction, and more! Additional articles include highlights about each of our three app portfolios and a sneak peak at what’s coming up in 2022 with KP Digital Screen Reader office hours and new Apple requirements in April.
2021 MCoE Overview
Curious to know what the Mobility Center of Excellence was up to in 2021? How many engagements, certifications, builds, releases, or MDK integrations were there? We have the numbers and more!
2021 Consumer Portfolio
Consumer apps are the ones most of us are familiar with as they are used by over 9 million members. We hear a lot about them but do you want some more details?
2021 Provider Portfolio
The Provider Portfolio includes apps used by, well, providers! See how our providers are harnessing mobile technology to innovate and change healthcare.
2021 Workforce Portfolio
The Workforce Portfolio consists of a suite of mobile applications the enable the KP Workforce on the go! Check out what happened in this portfolio in 2021.
Screen Reader Office Hours
If you are a developer, tester, or want to experience how a screen reader enables the visually impaired, come join the Digital Accessibility Program, an MCoE partner, during weekly office hours.
Xcode 13 and iOS 15 Apple Requirements – April 2022
In case you haven’t heard, starting April 2022, all iOS and iPadOS apps submitted to the Apple App Store must be built with Xcode 13 and the iOS 15 SDK.
Mobile Communities of Practice
The Mobile Community of Practice meetings allows for more meaningful contributions to the larger goals of the enterprise. You are invited to attend and contribute!
View the CoP schedule.
MCoE Reporting: Mobile App Portfolio
Did you know the MCoE helps KP teams develop, design, and deploy mobile apps? Our team of experts provide app kits and advice for dozens of custom mobile apps and hundreds of white-label and third-party mobile apps for our Members, Providers, and Workforce. Access our suite of reports – updated monthly – which include mobile app team and region info, install counts, and certified apps in production.
Engage with the MCoE
To engage with us, all you need to do is submit an intake by logging into our MCoE Service Desk portal with your NUID and Windows/Mac Password. Be sure to bookmark the link for future reference.
Connect with Us
Questions & feedback
Your opinion matters, and we would like to hear from you. Email your questions or feedback on anything MCoE related or submit an intake form.
Certification reporting & updates
Do you have a certification project open and would like to know the status? Curious about mobile app releases? View current Certification Reports.
Communities of practice
The Mobile Design and Mobile Development Community of Practice meetings allow for more meaningful contributions to the larger goals of the enterprise. You are invited to attend and contribute! View the CoP schedule.
Everyone at KP is responsible for ensuring our mobile apps are accessible and inclusive. Using the new WCAG 2.1 (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) published in June 2018, we’ve applied a mobile perspective to these standards and created mobile accessibility resources for our partners.
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