A new report finds that despite the growing availability of patient engagement technology, such as mobile apps and patient portals, patients remain skeptical of such technology in a medical setting. So reports Healthcare IT News.
The American Medical Association (AMA) believes mobile health application (mHealth apps) and devices that promote safe and effective patient care have the potential to be integrated into everyday practice.
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