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Consumers trust retailers to manage health as much as health providers

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn on 6 April 2015

40% of U.S. consumers trust Big Retail to manage their health; 39% of U.S. consumers trust healthcare providers to manage their health.

What’s wrong with this picture? The first chart shows the neck-and-neck tie in the horse race for consumer trust in personal health management. The Walmart primary care clinic vs. your doctor. The grocery pharmacy vis-a-vis the hospital or chain pharmacy. Costco compared to the chiropractor. Or Apple, Google, Microsoft, Samsung or UnderArmour, because “digitally-enabled companies” are virtually tied with health providers and large retailers as responsible health care managers.

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SOURCE: https://www.healthpopuli.com/2015/04/06/consumers-trust-retailers-and-techs-to-manage-their-health-as-much-as-health-provider/

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