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NHS Expo: How technology and apps can help drive people powered health and care

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A presentation about our Man MOT men's health 'chat with a GP' online service at NHS Expo 2015 in Manchester

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NHS Expo: How technology and apps can help drive people powered health and care

  1. 1. How technology and apps can help drive people powered health and care A third sector insight from end of life care and men’s health
  2. 2. Martin Tod Chief Executive, Men’s Health Forum
  3. 3. Why men’s health? 19.6% Male deaths – under 65 12.0% Female deaths – under 65 Source: ONS 2014
  4. 4. Wang Y et al. BMJ Open 2013;3:e003320 ©2013 by British Medical Journal Publishing Group Working-age men less likely to visit GPs
  5. 5. Man MOT • ‘Online personalised health information, advice and support resource to empower men to take control of their health’ – Funded by Department of Health Innovation, Excellence & Strategic Development Fund - Personalisation and Choice of Care and Support • Co-created with men
  6. 6. Man MOT – how men use it 57% 32% 11% Health information Mobile Desktop Tablet 66% 25% 9% Chat
  7. 7. Man MOT – how GPs use it • Standalone app available on PC and Mac
  8. 8. Man MOT – what they say • Why men use it – Reassurance – Specific, professional advice from an authority figure – Context for GP consultation – Second opinion – verifying health advice • Overcomes barriers – Taking time away from work – The inconvenience of arranging a GP appointment – Feeling anxious about interacting with the GP including; • Not having enough time to fully discuss concerns with the GP – often men wait until they have more than one concern before visiting the GP • Being unable to adequately express themselves during the GP consultation – Not wanting to waste GP time
  9. 9. Man MOT – what they say • 1,500,000 views of our health information • 1,718 chats • 1,754 email conversations
  10. 10. Man MOT – challenges • Sustainable funding model – Sponsorship – Commissioning – Occupational health • Cost, capacity & targeting – Lowering cost of reaching the men in most need • Continuously improving quality
  11. 11. Men’s Health Forum • www.menshealthforum.org.uk • www.manmot.co.uk • office@menshealthforum.org.uk • 020 7922 7908 • 32-36 Loman Street, London, SE1 0EH

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