Infographic: A check-up on consumers' use of mHealth
Deloitte’s 2013 Survey of U.S. Health Care Consumers shows that despite strong interest in mobile health (mHealth), consumer adoption of mobile health technologies remains limited. While 9 in 10 Americans own a cellphone (and over half of them being smartphones) concerns about privacy and security, skepticism about app accuracy and a gap between consumers' wants and the industry's ability to deliver are all limiting factors to mHealth's widespread adoption. But if consumers are comfortable with other mobile-enabled features (such as shopping, travel and banking), why not also in health care?
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