HIT Think How the cloud fits into the future of healthcare innovation

Healthcare IT thinks How the cloud fits into the future of healthcare innovation These days there are more cloud adoption across our industry, many organizations are understandably approaching cloud migration slowly and carefully.

Some that set the stage for health care’s future include:

  • IoT
  • Predictive analytics
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning
  • Digital assistants
  • Blockchain
  • Augmented reality

The Internet of Things (IoT)

IoT Systems connectivity has revolutionized everything from adherence to diabetes treatment to the monitoring of mental health. IoT also helps us to work more intelligently with tools to drive efficiencies, employee engagement, and cost savings. IOT Has an eye on improving patient care . It is the basis for any future innovation, and the catalyst for unprecedented productivity, including a weeks-to-minutes reduction in real-time and predictive data analysis processing.

Digital assistants

More than 80% of millennials say they use digital assistants to monitor health, and 74% use the technology to receive medical alerts, according to a recent survey of healthcare consumers. At the hospital, we see direct-to-patient examples like the deployment of digital assistants to the hospital room as a way for patients to ask for everything from help to meals. Digital assistants are a familiar technology for employees that they can use to request supplies after checking on their mobile device for supply levels. Read More


Adopting cloud computing solutions can make healthcare operations even more convenient and cost effective. The cloud offers on-demand computing by using the latest in technology to deploy, access, and use networked information, applications, and resources.

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