Health IT: What Patient-Centered Care Is All About

The modern healthcare has seen a transition from disease-centered to patient-centered care, and this change is part of the National Quality Agenda in the United States. Also called family- or user-centered, individualized or personalized care, it means putting patients and their relatives at the heart of medical decision-making and regarding them as experts who should … Continued

How IoT Is Changing Health Insurance

By 2020 there could be 20 billion connected devices in the world, reports GrowthEnabler as referred to Gartner/World Bank. The figures are impressive, no wonder that many industries, including insurance, anticipate the wave of sensor-powered digital transformation. How does insurance benefit from IoT? In a word, it leads to personalized policies based on proactive prevention. … Continued

Decentralization Of Care With Telemedicine: Trends And Considerations

A lot of myths and prejudice surrounds the concept of telemedicine. People refer to it as the dehumanization of care, “uberization” of health or simply discounted consultation in front of a display of a computer. In fact, telemedicine is a new way of bringing patients and caregivers together in a highly-organized network with good traceability. … Continued

Orangeworm Or How To Protect Your Healthcare Data Like A Pro

What do you know about worms? Or, more precisely, orange worms? Before you start thinking “Why on Earth am I reading this on a tech blog?”, let me provide you with an explanation.   Monday, April 23rd was a really bad day for the healthcare industry as the general public around the globe has known … Continued

Wireless Technology: the Future of Healthcare

We’re living in the Tech Age, and just like any other industry, the healthcare domain is going through a technology evolution. As the speed of innovation is sometimes higher than expected, what seemed to be futuristic ten years ago is now a reality. That is why it’s crucial to getting to know the recent trends … Continued

Clinical Workflow Automation: How To Integrate Multiple Processes Into A Single System?

With growing standards of patient care, ever more clinics across the world are driven to change the way they manage their activity. However, nation-wide requirements and regulations, such as Affordable Care Act, are not the only motivation for clinical workflow automation. The core incentive lies in consumers who demand the easiest and the most efficient … Continued