The m-Health market will reach approx. $ 26 billion globally by 2017 with a number of m-Health apps downloaded worldwide of about 3.2 billion downloads in 2016. Why are they so popular?
Apps and vendors are listed in alphabetical order.
Aetna, ITriage Cerner,
Epic Systems, MyChart Mobile
MEDITECH, Ambulatory EHR
PatientSafe, PatientTouch System
Spok, Spok Mobile
Mobile apps allow providers to effectively streamline communication between patients, providers, and their caregivers and allows for 24/7 management of a patient’s condition along with the ability to personalize healthcare per patient.
Apps provide organizational incentives for adoption such as reduced costs in workflow management. Providers leverage mobiles apps as a secure platform to manage and access important healthcare data without compromising the security of data.
The top 10 healthcare mobile app vendors includes interoperable platforms, secure two-way messaging, and patient-provider interactivity based on data gathered from Definitive Healthcare.