Factors Related to Digital Health Adoption

Is it any wonder that digital health adoption isn’t happening quicker? It’s complex. Check out this great graphic and paper that was shared by John Torous, MD:

What I find most interesting is that it seems like the biggest negatives are the human environment and the organizational environment. I’d translate that to mean that patients and healthcare organizations are holding back these digital health options.

What will it take to change these environments? Will they change?

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John Lynn

John Lynn

John Lynn is the Founder of the HealthcareScene.com, a network of leading Healthcare IT resources. The flagship blog, Healthcare IT Today, contains over 13,000 articles with over half of the articles written by John. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 20 million times.

John manages Healthcare IT Central, the leading career Health IT job board. He also organizes the first of its kind conference and community focused on healthcare marketing, Healthcare and IT Marketing Conference, and a healthcare IT conference, EXPO.health, focused on practical healthcare IT innovation. John is an advisor to multiple healthcare IT companies. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can be found on Twitter: @techguy.