As companies seek to empower their employees to become empowered healthcare consumers, technology is becoming more important than ever. This is being seen in areas such as online portals that allow employees to browse and select health plan options. Technology is also playing a major role in helping companies create and distribute interactive communications that educate and engage employees.
Employers may also find success by helping employees to utilize their own technology — primarily mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets — in their healthcare endeavors.
The infographic below, which was created by GreatCall, highlights the growing impact of mobile devices and mobile apps on the world of healthcare. I hope that you find it helpful as you look for new ways to use technology to educate and empower your workforce.
- Infographic Source
- How Mobile Technology is Impacting Human Resources
- HR Information in a Mobile World
- Creating a Mobile Device Policy for Employees
- Mobile Technology and Wellness: A Growing Trend