Complete list of recommendations on design, use and assessment of health Apps
DESIGN AND APPROPRIATENESS
QUALITY AND SAFETY OF INFORMATION
Suitability for the Audience
Recommendation 5.The health App adapts itself to its target audience.
Content and Information Sources
Recommendation 13. health App is based on ethical principles and values.
PROVISION OF SERVICES
Recommendation 16. The health App has a support system about its use.
Recommendation 19. The health App makes an efficient use of communications bandwidth.
CONFIDENTIALITY AND PRIVACY
Privacy and Data Protection
Recommendation 21. Before downloading and installing, the health App informs about the kind of user’s data to be collected and the reason, about the access policies and data treatment, and about possible commercial agreements with third parties.
Recommendation 23.The functioning of the health App preserves privacy in the recorded information, collects express consents granted by users, and warns of risks coming from the use of online mobile health Apps.