We have already seen, and will continue to see, a revolution in the treatment and diagnosis of disease. And the Internet of Things (IoT) is one of the cornerstones of this revolution.
Say hello to connected healthcare
When connected to the Internet, basic medical devices transform into smart tools capable of collecting invaluable data, which enables remote care and gives medical professionals additional insights into a patient’s symptoms. These IoT tools prove especially valuable in developing regions where over a quarter of the population live more than two hours from the nearest hospitals. In these circumstances, IoT devices make it possible to offer ‘face-to-face’ consultations and live video and audio streaming can even be utilised to monitor a patient’s condition.
Our latest infographic showcases a few of the issues that the Internet of Things can address across the healthcare industry. Take a look.