In developed countries, there is an advocacy for health care services to be patient-centric in which the patient takes ownership of his own health. Information Technology has played a role as an enabler or catalyst for such an approach. Mobile health, telemedicine as well e-health in general have assisted for such patient-centric approach.
With many problems in developing countries where mobile technology and internet access penetration is low, can this approach be a viable option? why and why not?