2019 Xcertia Guidelines Finalized
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We welcome your comments on any or all sections of the Guidelines

App Operability
Operability will assess whether a mobile health app installs, loads, and runs in a manner that provides a reasonable user experience.

App Privacy
Privacy will assess whether a mobile health app protects the user’s information, including Protected Health Information (PHI) in full compliance with all applicable laws, rules and regulations.

App Security
Security will assess if the application is protected from external threats.

App Content
Content will assess whether the information provided in the mobile health app is current and accurate.

App Usability
The Usability Guidelines assess how a mobile health app is designed to be safe and easy to use by incorporating five key quality aspects of usability: learnability, efficiency, memorability, prevention of errors, and user satisfaction.