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Five Ways of Achieving Patient Engagement: Part 1: WITHOUT Technology

If one looks at communications revolving around healthcare these days, whether emanating from political, healthcare economics, clinical, or technology spaces, the term patient engagement is invariably found as one of the cornerstones of the conversation.  This is no more evident … Continue reading

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Decreasing Digital and Health Divides

With the opening of the Digital Health Summit as part of the Computer Electronics Show today, I am embracing the term digital health in substitution of mHealth.  This is a term which embraces more than the portability or wireless mode … Continue reading

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Methods of Maximizing the Utility of mHealth Apps

     Mobile health digital applications are discrete programs or platforms that are usually designed with one goal, whether it be for the maintenance of health, the utilization of a diagnostic method, or the achievement of a therapeutic goal. Ultimately, … Continue reading

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