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Table 1 Best Practices and Common Mistakes in Digital Healthcare Implementation

From: Using digital health to enable ethical health research in conflict and other humanitarian settings

Challenges in eHealth & mHealth Delivery Best Practices & Specific Methodologies
Poor or limited user involvement & engagement User-centered design, user co-design, participatory design methodologies
Unclear goals, expectations & scope creep Develop & use a clear requirements & expectations matrix
Poor sponsor participation & active leadership Document specific sponsor role requirements & the corresponding relationships to other roles
Poor technology selection Use an established technology selection framework
Lack of necessary technology skill sets Understand the necessary roles & recruit, train or contract
Poor project management & lack of formal methodology Understand & select from 6 most common technology delivery methodologies