And how does this curation process impact our digital health literacy and health outcomes? “There once was a time when Google displayed the same results for everybody, but those days are gone and are changing at a rapid pace.” Let’s start with a fictional case to set the scene... We have a fictional child, 15 … Continue reading What influence do search engines have on the health information we see?
How do we develop the best consumer-facing digital health intervention, using the best available resources and theories to change meaningful health outcomes? Consumer informatics is increasing in reach, functionality and desirability. Consumer informatics involves digital health interventions targeting consumers, patients and families. Digital health interventions are defined as “a discrete functionality of digital technology that … Continue reading Developing digital health solutions for consumers
What is a Digital Health Intervention? mHealth, eHealth, digital therapeutics and digital health interventions are common terms for digital health products. They encompass a range of digital products suiting a variety of end users, such as patients or clinicians. The ones featured on this website are designed to be used by a parent, teenager, and … Continue reading About eHealth
I'm a Paediatrician based in Geelong. I've built this website to help paediatricians find, review and recommend evidence-based eHealth resources for families. On this website, you can find eHealth interventions for patients and their families. I have included information on where to find the resources, the evidence level, how much time it takes, and if … Continue reading The Journey Begins