The digital patient: transforming primary care?

Lois Beech 24/11/16 Health & wellbeing

This Nuffield Trust report pulls together evidence on the expansion of patient-facing health care technology as people become increasingly interested in using digital tools to manage their health and wellbeing.

The report shows how professionals and policy-makers can make the most of the opportunities afforded by patient technology and avoid the risks.

It is especially relevant to those working in general practice and community settings, since that is where much of the patient-facing technology has been deployed to date.

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