Digital Self-Care Revolution: Lessons and opportunities
Organizers: Camber Collective, mDoc Health care, Pathfinder International, Planned Parenthood Global, Population Services International
Digital health is revolutionizing health care by providing the platform to facilitate and promote self-care, thereby increasing access and equity to essential health information and services. This session will highlight the role of digital health in self-care. Presenters will share experiences and challenges with using digital health technology in research settings, during the COVID-19 pandemic and in providing services to low socio-economic groups and in LMIC. The session will also introduce the participants to the Digital Health Framework, share experiences of utilizing the framework, and promote its use to guide the design and implementation of self-care interventions. This session aims to answer the question: What is the role of digital health technology in advancing self-care, ensuring access and equity to essential health services?