Quality assurance assessment of downloadable applications in health promotion and preventive healthcare
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Chronic disease management and prevention
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Protection of the public in relation to communicable diseases including prevention or control
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
List criteria needed to assess quality of downloadable applications; Evaluate strengths and weaknesses of existing applications in health promotion and preventive healthcare; Articulate the need for federal organizations to oversee and regulate applications for smart phones in health promotion and health literacy efforts.
Keyword(s): Information Technology, Health Literacy
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I graduated with my MPH from East Stroudsburg University and currently have the position of Manager of Health Programs at Innovative Educational Resources.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.