|Role this area should play in the mHealth space|
|Patient engagement is a key objective of many mHealth solutions, but it is not always easy to achieve patient engagement in the design and development phases of a mHealth solution.
Most healthcare systems are however not set up to reward or even support patient engagement. Policy innovations that can help reward patients becoming involved with innovation is a key tool in addressing this challenge.
|Current challenges and limitations|
|The Patient Innovator Award empowers patients become entrepreneurs and scale their solutions successfully to the benefit of millions of patients with similar conditions.|
|What benefit could this bring to adopters of this innovation?|
|Visibility of patient engagement, better co-design and co-production which can in drive better uptake.|
|How does it contribute to major EU policy priorities? (e.g. EHDS, COVID-19, DTHC etc.)|
|Citizen engagement and empowerment are core to all EU’s digital health initiatives, accordingly the Patient Innovator Award could be a core tool within the dissemination stream of all digital health initiatives.|
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|Patient engagement, citizen innovation, award, patient entrepreneurship|