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Table 4 Stakeholders' Positions regarding Mobile Phones as a Healthcare Intervention

From: Can the ubiquitous power of mobile phones be used to improve health outcomes in developing countries?

  Patient Healthcare Provider Mobile Phone Company
Focus Individual Individual/Care Group Potential Clients
Outcome Absence/amelioration of disease Absence/amelioration of disease/reduce cost of care Product sales
Motivation Well being through treatment Professionalism through treatment. Profit through cost containment Profit through new sales, new products, marketing user acceptance