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.
Adopting new technology to ensure the health and safety of patients shouldn’t adversely affect security and privacy.
Medical device security needs to address the cyber-physical threats, not just patient health information risk.
To achieve success in this market, device manufacturers should consider working with providers to help contain costs and enhance outcomes.
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.
Monitoring patients through distributed technology will be key to restoring its health.
All industries under the healthcare umbrella should embrace each other’s capabilities because no single category of player can master it and bring to consumers all that we need and demand, says Stephen Bernstein of McDermott Will & Emery.
In general, the Asian markets have controlled the COVID-19 virus successfully outside of China, but its effect has still led to new developments and trends.
With everything to gain, telehealth may lead to a new standard in health/wellness treatment while at the same time unifying the entire healthcare ecosystem.
Companies developing technologies that integrate AI need to consider regulatory concerns, community demographics, fitting into existing workflows, technical proficiency of both the hospital personnel and consumers.