The Use of Internet of Things in Healthcare in 2018

The Use of Internet of Things in Healthcare in 2018

  The use of Internet of Things in Healthcare is going to be revolutionary in the next years. IoT is now pretty much in everything we touch in our modern lives, technology is now a common denominator in most of everybody’s life. IoT is seeing by many sceptics and conservatives as a buzz word, however we truly believe that […]

The Quantified Self, Our Wearable Future

The Quantified Self, Our Wearable Future

The Future of Wearables Smaller, smarter, more efficient and prettier…. Wearables are becoming increasingly more popular. Where first only sport fanatics and early tech adopters were interested, we now see that the high tech wearable devices become more common and accepted.

The State of The Healthcare Industry – Experts Insight

The State of The Healthcare Industry – Experts Insight

It’s relevant to understand the state of the healthcare industry. For this reason, Siemens Healthineers asked Harvard Business Analytics Services to survey healthcare professionals (decision makers, influencers and managers) to gain insight into key industry trends. The survey garnered 613 respondents of which 85% worked in healthcare, the remaining 15% comprised consultants with clients from […]

How Artificial Intelligence Will Change Healthcare

How Artificial Intelligence Will Change Healthcare

Technology is changing healthcare, Artificial Intelligence will change healthcare in few years. Data in general equals too many possibilities, data organised and specific equals fewer and far more accurate options. Over the past decades, many new ways of collecting and storing health data have been implemented in our healthcare system, this of course highly valuable. […]

Revolutionizing the Healthcare Industry with Virtual Reality

Revolutionizing the Healthcare Industry with Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality in Healthcare Virtual reality is already improving the healthcare industry and is fast becoming the hottest industry, bringing together tech and the health sector and dramatically changing lives. Here are just a few examples of how virtual reality is revolutionizing the healthcare industry: Exposure Therapy Survivors of hostilities who now live with post-traumatic […]

Happy Birthday Digital Salutem – 2 Years!!

Happy Birthday Digital Salutem – 2 Years!!

  It is with pride that we would like to announce the 2nd anniversary of Digital Salutem!! November 2 years ago we started with a mission to change digital healthcare innovation whilst having a positive impact on businesses and society. Our multidisciplinary group of digital health experts worked hard and we achieved a lot. We […]

Digital Health and Social Media – A Prosperous Collaboration

Digital Health and Social Media – A Prosperous Collaboration

  Like Digital Health, Social Media is not about the exploitation of technology but about its service to the community. Moreover, I like to state that Social Media is actually contributing to digital health. Within the healthcare landscape it is facilitating a new platform for patient-doctor communication and global participatory discussions.

The Problem of Wearable Technology Data Collection and EU Regulation

The Problem of Wearable Technology Data Collection and EU Regulation

European regulators bring concern for start-ups that plan to sell their fitness and tracking devices to the corporate customer. Last June the European Advisory Panel stated that employers should be banned from giving their employees wearable tracking devices such as fitness monitors and smartwatches to track their employees’ health. Additionally the EU body also made […]

Is Your Phone Your New GP? Say Hello To Your AI Doctor

Is Your Phone Your New GP? Say Hello To Your AI Doctor

Say Hello To Your AI Doctor. Technology has been moving fast, realizing dreams from virtual reality glasses to self-driving cars. Health technology however is a different story. Where humans have always dreamed big, fantasizing about better, longer-lasting bodies and more effective and less expensive healthcare, technology has lagged behind.

An Interview with Joao Bocas – Healthcare Wearables: What are the Risks?

An Interview with Joao Bocas – Healthcare Wearables: What are the Risks?

  How can stakeholders harness the potential of healthcare wearables to revolutionise the care continuum while successfully navigating legislative and technical risks? HealthManagement.org spoke to Global Top 100 Digital Health Influencer, João Bocas for his insights.