mEMA Full Features List

A list of all the mEMA features that we endeavor to keep updated. If you don’t see a feature you are interested in please contact us, in most cases we can add it quickly.


Survey Design
Web-based Survey Editor, access from any browser
Share editing rights with your other team members
Text box answers (native keyboard)
Radio button answers (single selection)
Checkbox answers (multiple selection)
Drop down answers (scrolling pickers)
Likert-type scale answers
Provide instructions to participants
Image answers  
Image questions  
Add video/sound files  
Visual sliders
Constrained numerical range (scrolling picker)
Constrained decimal range (scrolling picker)
Constrained time range (scrolling picker)
Constrained date range (scrolling picker)
Piping: populate response options from previous questions
English and Spanish surveys
Other Languages  
Complex skip logic
Question morphing
Copy, cut, paste questions and sections
Assign a value to each question
Assign a value to each answer
Group assignment
Question header on mobile app
Answer extraction and piping
Question randomization
Branding – color scheme in app  
Branding – logo in app  
Require responses from participants
Custom or automated survey scoring  
Capture photos, video and audio from phone  
Run complex psychometric tests  
Data Collection
Native iOS app
Native Android app
Each respondent has unique auto-generated ID
Send audio/visual alerts to phone or tablet
7 alert schedule types
Set survey availability window per individual participant
Subject-initiated sampling
Single or repeated measures
Offline capabilities
Optional “Back” button in survey
HIPAA compliant (no PII)
Response time report  
Geofencing: trigger surveys at specific locations  
Capture GPS location for each survey instance  
Capture periodically sampled location (GPS/WiFi)  
Accelerometer data  
In-phone sensor data  
Ambient light sensing  
Ambient sound sensing / voice detection  
Compliance dashboard
Real-time aggregated data sets
SPSS / SaaS integration  
CSV download raw data
ODBC connection  
Custom report – time spent on each question  
Email support during business hours
2×60 minute training sessions
User Manuals
End User Manuals (for your Participants)