4040.0 Smart Spaces (i.e., homes, cars, etc.,) Mobile and mHealth

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Mobile technologies are now essentially ubiquitous, given that hundreds of millions of consumers around the world now use mobile phones. Many are sophisticated users of web-enabled mobile phones, which are now being deployed in creative ways to keep patients engaged in their own care. This session will explore several examples of 'mHealth' including among low-English proficiency populations.
Session Objectives: *Describe the extent to which mobile technology can enhance patient engagement *Give examples of how mobile applications can improve health outcomes.

Assessment of knowledge and practice of Health Extension Workers on clean & safe delivery,Oromia,Ethiopia
Mesfin Nigussie, MPH, Tesfaye Chuko, MPH, Yigzaw Kebede, Co Auther and Belaineh Girma, Co Author

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Organized by: Health Informatics Information Technology Center (HIIT Center)