Mobile Health (“mHealth”)

What is ‘mHealth’ research and why is it important?

Key Points

  • Mobile health or ‘mHealth’ describes the use of mobile technology, like phones, tablets, and apps, to provide health care.
  • mHealth is useful in any setting but especially has the potential to expand access to healthcare services in rural or remote areas, improving patient outcomes.
  • mHealth can be used to collect patient data for research and allow providers and patients to communicate easily.

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