Why There’s Hope for Healthcare Innovating to Compete

Why There’s Hope for Healthcare: Innovating to Compete

There is no doubt that major change—and fundamental disruption—is underway in healthcare. Two main forces are at play: Focusing healthcare on value, not volume—Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), bundles, Centers of Excellence, and other new models are emerging for driving total health management and accountability for quality and cost. Rise of consumerism—Consumers have more accountability today […]

The Medical Internet of Things

The Medical Internet of Things

The health care industry, like every other industry today, is jumping on the connectedness bandwagon. Recent trends indicate a higher rate of adoption for technology driven healthcare, and The Internet of Things is quickly becoming the Medical Internet of Things. Here’s one example: Philips launched a wearable device for chronic illness last year in partnership […]