PHI Releases New Report on Leveraging Mobile Technologies to Promote Maternal and Newborn Health
November 30, 2012
PHI's Center for Innovation and Technology in Public Health, through the mHealth Alliance, has released "Leveraging Mobile Technologies to Promote Maternal & Newborn Health."
With over 6 billion mobile phone subscriptions spread across a world population of over seven billion, mobile technologies are rapidly penetrating even the most remote corners of the world. For women and newborns in many low- and middle-income countries, the rapid expansion of mobile technology infrastructure presents an unprecedented opportunity to increase access to health care and save lives that are lost from preventable and avoidable conditions.