8/5/2010

A combination of public and private leadership is necessary for the development of mobile health technologies and their integration into health care systems. David K. Aylward, executive director of the mHealth Alliance, and his co-authors offer 10 guidelines for policymakers looking to bring the benefits of mHealth to their own populations. Among their suggestions: Avoid putting technology experts in charge and look for single projects that can be scaled up when launching mHealth initiatives.

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