Physician Use of mHealth [INFOGRAPHIC]

February 7, 2014
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Have a look at this great infographic about the US physician use of mobile technology. Some striking figures:

Have a look at this great infographic about the US physician use of mobile technology. Some striking figures:

  • Only 39% communicate online with patients;
  • 53% of all clinicians use tablets daily. That’s an increase of 19% in comparison with 2012;
  • 78% of the U.S. consumers are interested in mHealth solutions;
  • 88% of the doctors would like their patients to monitor their health at home, especially their weight, blood sugar and vital signs;
  • Only 28% of the smartphone users and 18% of the tablet users say that they are “very satisfied” with the quality of medical apps that are currently available;
  • 13% of the patients have accessed, stored or transmitted personal health information in the past year, 48% of them are interested in doing so;

Let’s face it: people are ready to use mhealth tools…and our tools are ready too!

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Infographic mHealth physician use of mobile technology healthIT infographic

Source: Strategy Business

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