Mobile health has been gaining popularity in recent years, as reported by the Mobile Health 2012 report. Electronic medical record (EMR) and electronic health record (EHR) systems are being designed for iPads and other tablets. Hospitals are implementing mobile health to increase patient engagement, through apps such as this fun hospital form app. PatientSafe’s hospital mobile device also demonstrates this shift towards using mobile technology to help improve healthcare.
The infographic below, created by Allied Health World, shows the rapid rise of mobile health management tools.