The Potentials and Obstacles of Wearables in Healthcare

The Potentials and Obstacles of Wearables in Healthcare

There’s no denying that the popularity of wearables is gaining momentum. However, manufacturers are aiming to go beyond being mere fitness gadgets and a technological trend to becoming accepted as valued medical devices utilized by the healthcare sector. It’s a new beginning of Wearables in Healthcare.

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 […]

Industry Insights for the Future of Clinical Trials

Industry Insights for the Future of Clinical Trials

What is the future of clinical trials? And how can the new technologies, tools and models; the Internet of Things, mHealth, big data, social media, artificial intelligence, patient-centric care, biomarkers, personalised medicine and others, be used to reach that future?

Digital Transformation insights on CIO’s Perspectives on Digital Health

Digital Transformation insights on CIO’s Perspectives on Digital Health

  About two months ago a research came out regarding the CIO’s perspectives on Digital Health. The aim of this research was to give a sense of perspective with regards to the digital health journey towards total healthcare transformation.

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 […]

The Problems of Digital Health Transformation

The Problems of Digital Health Transformation

There are some problems related with Digital Health Transformation. It is so normal in our digital age, the focus on technology is highlighting developments and innovations. When modernizing healthcare however, this emphasizes on technology is overshadowing the real centre of where change needs to happen… people. Digital health transformation is by many presumed to be […]

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.