Can innovations in digital health benefit healthcare? Digital health is empowering patients and helping them engage with their health in cost effective ways. Data from EHRs(electronic health records) and mHealth apps can help physicians personalize treatment, target conditions and engage patients in their care and monitor patient outcomes. Let’s explore through this infographic, the progress and adoption of digital health in 2015 healthcare scenario.Embed This Image On Your Site (copy code below):
According to the findings of a recent survey, 79% of US doctors are more competent using EHR in their practice now than they were two years back while 86% physicians believe mobile apps will be important for patients health management over next 5 years. Healthcare is going through a massive transition with the global Health IT market expected to reach $56.7 billion by 2017. Adoption of digital health tools in healthcare is helping in easy collaboration, managing chronic diseases and providing care in rural and remote areas transforming healthcare and touching lives like never before.