How the digital age is transforming healthcare
AT A RECENT conference workshop in Brisbane, some participants were surprised when I asked them NOT to turn off their mobile phones.
Instead, I encouraged them to share their thoughts about the session, titled ‘How Can Primary Health Care Harness the Digital Revolution?’, via Twitter.
The workshop canvassed the potential of social media to help improve primary healthcare research, service delivery, policy and population health initiatives.
It also looked at the opportunities – and the challenges – that the