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A caring touch for healthcare

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The iPad and its apps are revolutionising the way doctors, hospitals and carers work.

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John Pearce's curator insight, May 9, 2013 11:19 PM

It's always great to see how other professionals are using tech and Garry Barker is always a good read because of how he brings ideas together. Of the examples explored I'm most excited by the Eyegaze app and what it might do for communication.

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Survey: 76% of Patients Would Choose Telehealth Over Human Contact

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Recent survey by Cisco survey finds that 76% of patients would choose telehealth over human contact highlights the growing consumer trust in telehealth


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Data Analytics Improving Health Care

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Data analytics may be the key to improving operating efficiency, contain costs, and ensure quality care. The adoption of business intelligence and data analytics has been commonly accepted by CIO’s in a variety of industries, but the healthcare industry is still far behind in the acceptance of data analytics. Hospitals generally lack the appropriate resources needed to help turn clinical data into insight. The use of advanced data analytics in US hospitals was only at a 10 per cent adoption rate in 2011.

 


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Vishal Virmani's curator insight, April 15, 2013 6:13 AM

Data Analytics will certainly play very big role in the coming future, sepcially in Asia as the mamoth size of population of India, China, Russia and other countries demand better healthcare facilities.

 

This can only come if we have better data analytics methods available which will enable us to take quick and effective decisions....

Data Analytics's curator insight, May 9, 2013 3:03 AM

Healthcare is in focus for a massive rehaul. This is a good summary of the current issues that can be addressed from the insight of analytics. Solutions derived from analytics business decisions are effective in saving cost and providing patient centric care. Adoption of the technology though has been slow paced. Incentives in all forms are now changing the land scape. Read on to get a glimpse of Data Analytics and Health Care.

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Healthcare 'freakonomics'

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In an era when regulators are calling for more strict limitations on what and how our industry can communicate to patients, it is controversial to take an opposing view. But that's what is required. It does not mean the communications that we craft be irresponsible. It does mean, however, that we continue as an industry to understand that closing the information gap is paramount to doing our small part in impacting one of the variables that can lead to healthcare market failure.


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America's Inefficient Health Care System | The Big Picture

America's Inefficient Health Care System | The Big Picture | Discount Benefits | Scoop.it
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