Can mHealth Make Chronic Care Patients Care About Their Health?

mHealth Intelligence | August 5, 2016

Joseph Kvedar, MD, vice president of connected health for Boston-based Partners Healthcare, sees patient engagement as an ongoing mystery. Healthcare providers and mHealth entrepreneurs are coming up with newer and better ways to track health outside the doctor’s office and tie it to improved outcomes, but they’ve yet to find a way to keep the patient’s attention.Joseph Kvedar, MD, vice president of connected health for Boston-based Partners Healthcare, sees patient engagement as an ongoing mystery. Healthcare providers and mHealth entrepreneurs are coming up with newer and better ways to track health outside the doctor’s office and tie it to improved outcomes, but they’ve yet to find a way to keep the patient’s attention. Read More