As digital technologies and diagnostic tests converge, patient experience and outcomes will be enhanced. In addition, it may alleviate some of the pressure on the health system and improve the speed and efficiency of the testing process. Each year in America, over 12 million adults who seek outpatient medical care receive a misdiagnosis, according to… Continue reading How Will Diagnostics Shape Health Care?
Services that enhance and simplify the lives of consumers are seamless and personalized. By using advanced analytical tools to make data-driven decisions, businesses improve efficiency and boost profits, but the health care industry lags. With hyper-personalized medicine, people can receive treatments tailored to their unique needs based on more than just a diagnosis. Combining genomics,… Continue reading Personalized Data & Healthcare
Since the early 2000s, mobile technology, one of the critical components of digital healthcare and telemedicine, has revolutionized the healthcare industry as we know it. As of 2010, 35% of United States hospitals offered telemedicine services, including video conferencing, remote monitoring, and wireless communication. Seventy-six percent of hospitals in the United States have digitalized their… Continue reading How Remote Communication Has Benefitted The Health Care Industry
How will new technologies benefit the health care industry? The inability of the human body to absorb entire doses of some drugs presents a major challenge to the healthcare industry. Nanotechnology provides a potential solution to this problem. The use of nanotechnology can transport drugs directly to specific cells in the body, resulting in a… Continue reading How Will Nanotechnology Help Shape The Health Care Industry?
Artificial Intelligence might be the key to unlocking how the health care industry grows in the future. As machine learning and artificial intelligence become more prevalent in technology, the healthcare industry continues to evolve. Between 2017 and 2023, Insider Intelligence predicts that spending on artificial intelligence in medicine will grow by 48% annually. Below, we… Continue reading How Will Artificial Intelligence Shape Health Care?
Welcome to my blog about health and technology. In this series of writings I’ll document what I’ve learned about how technology will shape health care for humans. I believe there are big changes on the way that will drastically improve our access to and the quality of health care. Are you ready? If you’d like… Continue reading Welcome!