Colliding interests, competing visions

Patients want convenience and control. Payers are interested in mHealth's value for money. Yet doctors are resistant — 64% worry that mHealth makes patients too independent.

The patient, doctor and payer perspective

  • mHealth offers patients easier access to care and control over their own health.

  • 59% of those who use mHealth already say it has replaced visits to doctors or nurses.

Considering how you use mHealth applications, has it replaced any of the following?

  • How I seek information on health issues
  • How healthcare providers or services send me general healthcare information
  • How I manage my overall health (eg, track my weight and exercise)
  • How I measure and share my vital health information (eg, heart rate, blood glucose)
  • How I manage my medication
  • How I manage any chronic conditions that I have
  • How my healthcare providers and I communicate about my overall health or chronic condition
  • How my healthcare providers monitor my condition and my compliance with directions
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Which of the following statements best describes your organisation's attitude toward patients using mHealth applications and services?

  • How I seek information on health issues
  • How healthcare providers or services send me general healthcare information
  • How I manage my overall health (eg, track my weight and exercise)
  • How I measure and share my vital health information (eg, heart rate, blood glucose)
  • How I manage my medication
  • How I manage any chronic conditions that I have
  • How my healthcare providers and I communicate about my overall health or chronic condition
  • How my healthcare providers monitor my condition and my compliance with directions
Sorry. No results match your critera.