In Canada, there are currently over 170,000 digital health tools and more are added every day! It is therefore difficult to navigate through all these apps and especially to find the ones that are suitable for your patient.
If the needs are not clear to you, but you think your patient can take care of themselves for their difficulties, let us find the best app! Simply send the link to the self-assessment platform. Click here to find out how.
Clarify your patient's needs and use the filters and tabs in the CORE library to find the right one for you. To know the possible roles of a mobile application, see our section on the subject. You can then send the app directly to your patient from the library! Remember, simply submitting an app and acting as an intermediary increases engagement in using the app by almost 90% (Mohr et al., 2019).
Mohr, D. C., Schueller, S. M., Tomasino, K. N., Kaiser, S. M., Alam, N., Karr, C., ... & Lattie, E. G. (2019). Comparison of the effects of coaching and receipt of app recommendations on depression, anxiety, and engagement in the IntelliCare platform: Factorial randomized controlled trial. Journal of medical Internet research, 21(8), e13609. doi: 10.2196/13609