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A smartphone app that supports patient empowerment

A smartphone app that supports patient empowerment

In this video, Monsenso user Mads Trier-Blom speaks of his experience using the Monsenso app as a part of a clinical trial. The Monsenso app helped him to become more aware of his mood, and other factors, such as sleep, and their influence on his bipolar affective disorder.

Using mobile technology to reduce hospital re-admissions

Using mobile technology to reduce hospital re-admissions

The U.S Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HiMSS) released a report titled “Leveraging mobile technology to reduce hospital readmissions.” According to the Centres for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Medicare has been overwhelmed with...

mHealth -scalable and cost-effective mental healthcare

mHealth -scalable and cost-effective mental healthcare

mHealth provides the opportunity to offer scalable and cost-effective mental healthcare. One of the greatest challenges the healthcare systems face is the long-term care of individuals with severe mental disorders. Fortunately, some of these issues can be partially solved with the use of mHealth technology.

Can mHealth technology be used to save costs ?

Can mHealth technology be used to save costs ?

According to an article published on Harvard Business Review, digital health tools have the potential to provide effective, low-cost ways to prevent and treat chronic illnesses. The article states that these technology-based solutions that have a clinical impact on disease comparable to that of a drug, and they use consumer-grade technology such as mobile devices and big data analytics that can be deployed in real-time and at scale, which is critical for the management of chronic diseases.