Building on the EmERGE project, a not-for-profit company, EmH Ltd. was created to bring forward the commercialisation and further development of the platform. The EmERGE project has developed a mHealth platform to enable self-management of people living with stable HIV. The platform provides users a mobile device application which interfaces securely with relevant medical data and facilitates remote access to key healthcare providers. The platform development has applied a rigorous co-design approach to ensure patient and clinician input to the solution. EmH is set to sustain co-design with the support of EATG.
EATG will work with clinical sites and local organisations to support co-design in local updates of the platform.
EATG assists EmH to deliver and support the EmH Platform at clinical sites via different forms of support:
Based on prior work showing a high uptake rate and use of mHealth in HIV patient populations, EmERGE demonstrated the benefits to patients and simultaneous increases in cost-effectiveness for healthcare providers by reducing face-to-face consultations, estimated at least 2,250 saved within this study alone.
|EATG contact person(s):||Ann Isabelle von Lingen – email@example.com|
|Duration of the project/initiative:||October 2020 – April 2022|
|Project/Initiative Leader:||EmERGE mHealth Ltd|
|Project/initiative Main Partner(s):||EATG|
|Main Funding Sources:||EmH Ltd.|
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