Patient-centered Applications: Use of Information Technology to Promote Disease Management and Wellness. A white paper by the AMIA Knowledge in Motion Working Group

This whitepaper from the “Knowledge in Motion Working Group of the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA)” works to “define the key principles and challenges for designers, policy makers, and evaluators of patient-centered technologies designed for disease prevention and management.” This white paper “reviews current and emerging trends; highlights challenges related to design, evaluation, reimbursement, and usability; and reaches conclusions for next steps that will advance the domain.”

Keywords: 
Communications technologies, usability, patient-centered design