With a focus on the patient journey, the healthcare industry continues its demands for improved outcomes, affordability, and easy access by leveraging technology and innovations. The year 2020 is going to push the existing shift from profit-making to providing values in terms of cost, quality, and outcomes in the healthcare business model. Digital technology and …
The average American spends $10,348 per year on healthcare, according to the latest numbers from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. That’s $3.3 trillion a year, or about 18% of the Gross Domestic Product. Only Switzerland and Norway come close to that kind of spending. Definitely better healthcare at a lower cost is …
Telemedicine is steadily becoming the preferred mode of remote consultation. Doctors and patients are increasingly choosing to interact from behind the screen, with over 15% of physicians working in practices that use telemedicine…
Hey Google…..! Hi Alexa…! (based on where your loyalties lie). “Brief me on the impact of technology in health care” and both shot off with alacrity and endlessly, summing up the proverbial Cyborgian takeover of the last human frontier.
Within the next 25 years, the senior population is expected to increase by 80 percent, more established entrepreneurs and companies are entering the senior care industry. So by the year 2020, the size of the caregiving market opportunity will reach an estimated $72 billion.
Healthcare records are increasingly becoming digitized. As patients move around the healthcare ecosystem, their electronic health records must be available, discoverable, and understandable. Further, to support automated clinical decision support and other machine-based processing, the data must also be structured and standardized.
Defination: According to Joseph, ELIZA – a Chatbot is a computer program for the study of natural language communication between man and machine, The term Chatbot – chat(ter)bot was coined by Michael L. Mauldin. Another simplified version is offered by Shawar and Atwell who define it as – Chatbots are chat applications supported by artificial intelligence whose functions range from answering simple questions to taking part in complex conversations.
Mobile applications or mobile apps are applications elaborated for small handheld devices, such as mobile smartphones, PDAs, phones, and so on. Mobile apps can be downloaded by users from app stores like iTunes, Google Play, Samsung apps etc. or from the Internet or it can come pre-loaded on the handheld device as well.
AI inspired healthcare is aiming at providing better care. From examining different computerized algorithms to matching behavior of complex medical data, the end objective is to optimize clinical procedures and clinical outcomes.
Talking about the shift of technology wherein every domain is focusing on customer accountability. Considering the digital era with the healthcare sector, healthcare providers are using mobile devices to help consumers to educate about preventive of health care services.