Consumers want support in finding accurate, effective smartphone apps for health and wellness, and they should be subject to an authoritative regulatory system that rates them for efficacy.

As consumers increasingly turn to health apps to aid and monitor their health and treatment, there’s clearly a need for people to know whether they can trust the apps, and whether they offer the best health option available and are worth the investment in time and money.  

Our survey results highlight the growing public demand for credible and effective oversight of health apps given their accelerating reach into every aspect of health care.

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018