A collection of engaging infographics from healthcare influencers that reveals trends in mobile health adoption:
While two-thirds of the most prominent hospitals offer a mobile application, only 2% of patients actually use those apps. Via Digital Splash Media.
A review of U.S. clinician sentiment towards mobile health applications reveals the areas in which they feel most comfortable using a mobile solution. Around three-quarters of physicians would leverage mobile technology to test for conditions like ear infections, according to Doctor Base.
Advancements in mobile technology provide a massive range of potential areas where a mobile application could benefit the industry. Therapeutic areas like diabetes continue to see an influx of new apps to address monitoring needs in the space. Via HIT Consultant.
Many industry thought leaders believe that mobile health can improve adherence and lower heatlhcare costs, specifically for patients with chronic conditions. Via MediSafe.
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