“Should an EMR App be Regulated?” and Other mHealth Considerations

Expert Article by Matthew A. Kaminer Before I provide some background—and recommendations—regarding the regulation of mobile health (mHealth) apps, be they drug lookups, electronic medical records (EMR) or otherwise, let me begin with one statement: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulating and defining mobile medical reference apps is like an agency regulating calculators because long division…