Factors affecting doctor’s recommendation for mobile health services
As a new medical service mode, the value of mobile health (mHealth） services has received increasing attention and recognition. However, compared with the owners of mobile devices, the user scale of mHealth services is still small. It is well known that doctors’ recommendations have an important impact on what kind of medical service patients choose. To explore the key factors affecting doctors’ recommendation of mHealth services to patients, and to provide countermeasures for mHealth service providers and hospital managers, so as to promote doctors to recommend mHealth services to more patients. Through literature review, expert consultation and pre-test, a questionnaire including 22 questions was designed, and 114 valid questionnaires were collected by online research. Net Promoter Score (NPS) was used to evaluate doctors’ recommendation willingness, and multivariate logistics analysis was used to evaluate the key factors affecting doctors’ recommendation willingness.
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