What Consumers Want from Hospital mHealth Apps

The mHealth app market is growing rapidly. Market Intel Reports estimates that the mHealth market will account for nearly $18 Billion in 2016 alone and according to an article in the Economist, global revenues for m-health will reach $21.5 billion in 2018. Yet despite the proliferation of mHealth apps and the opportunity to create truly useful apps for health consumers, it appears that hospitals are failing to create the apps that their consumers really want.

Introduction to Human Centered Design: A Hands-On Workshop for Healthcare

Health 2.0 Sacramento put on a fantastic workshop last night, an Introduction to Human-centered Design. The presenters/facilitaors for the evening, Tina Reynolds, Christine Folck, and George Claire all did a fantastic job leading 50+ Sacramentans through a series of exercises to familiarize them with the concepts and process of human-centered design.

Global Alcohol Consumption Visualization

The World Health Organization recently released its Global status report on alcohol and health 2014. The World Health Organization is a great resource for health data, and the release of this report will spawn many data visualizations of the data in the data...