Patients say physicians with mobile apps are faster, convenient, offer better communication

Healthcare IT News: As the healthcare industry undergoes a wide-ranging digital transformation, mobile applications are proving to be a hit with patients.

This is the chief finding of a survey of 550 U.S. consumers commissioned by mobile device management specialist SOTI. The survey also found more than half of U.S. physicians (57 percent) offer their patients a mobile app to do tasks like schedule appointments, access personal healthcare information or view lab results.

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