Digital health tools target medication adherence, population health

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mHealth Intelligence
Public health officials in three central California counties will be using a medication management app to help tuberculosis patients stick to their schedules.
Officials in Contra Costa, Fresno and Merced counties are contracting with Emocha Mobile Health in a bid to curb the region’s high rate of latent tuberculosis. The app, miDOT, enables users to record and send a video of the medication being taken, as well as answer questions from a doctor or nurse about symptoms and general health.