The challenge for the digital health community will be to bring the same high standards for care in the physical world to their digital interactions.
Medical device security needs to address the cyber-physical threats, not just patient health information risk.
Jennifer Fried, CEO of ExplORer Surgical, explains the stress that COVID-19 has placed on healthcare and the shift in how medical device reps are connecting with hospitals and healthcare providers.
As one of the nation’s largest industries, and one that is experiencing serious issues with cost, staffing and customer experience, healthcare is a prime candidate for IoT solutions.
To achieve success in this market, device manufacturers should consider working with providers to help contain costs and enhance outcomes.
The collective variables within the healthcare system make it difficult to guarantee device security all the time.
The giant leap forward in virtual health is punctuating the need for reliable, clinically accurate technologies to advance how virtual medicine is delivered.
The non-profit organization states that 60–70% of KN95 masks tested do not filter 95% of aerosol particulates.
Across Asia, government health and safety authorities have tightened regulations on medical devices this year, as markets continue to experience rapid change, and as the devices themselves gain sophistication and complexity at a blistering pace.
A Q&A with MedCrypt’s Axel Wirth sheds light on urgent problems that the medtech industry is facing regarding device security, but assures us that the sky is not falling.