by Brian Eastwood | October 23, 2018
Digital Therapeutics Show Promise to Support Mental Health
Healthcare organizations (HCOs) struggle to provide effective mental health services to patients who need them. Four potential solutions – clinically validated apps, employer programs, patient control of health data, and clinical decision support – could address the problem but are not without their own challenges. Though adoption of digital therapeutics to address mental health has been slow to date, EHR and care management vendors should consider whether these solutions can address clear gaps in supporting mental health delivery.