Category: Healthcare

5 Technologies paving the way for Enhanced Telemedicine

5 Technologies paving the way for Enhanced Telemedicine Technology advancements in the healthcare sector have caused the telemedicine space to boom in the last few years. So much so, that some reports expect the global telemedicine market to reach as much as $191.7 billion by 2025. Like everything else related to healthcare, this growth has...

Role of Identity Management in Telemedicine

The importance of secure identity management in the telehealth sector is now higher than ever before as telehealth itself witnessed a massive surge of interest recently. As more patients and providers plan to augment traditional care models by systematically leveraging telehealth for care delivery, the healthcare sector realizes it must invest strategically in telehealth platforms...

Telemedicine Codes – A Quick Guide on CPT and CMS Codes

The telemedicine sector had already been climbing steadily over the last couple of years, but the pandemic caused sudden and widespread adoption. In 2020, the global telemedicine market size was $55.9 billion and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 22.4% between 2021 and 2028. There’s no longer any doubt. Telemedicine is here to stay. But...

Telehealth – Innovations & Technology Trends

In the current COVID era, telehealth suddenly seems to come into an unexpected prominence. The health industry has been trying to bridge the gap of unmatched demand and supply for many years, and telehealth is one promising solution.  However, over the years, the momentum has not favored this solution. The current lockdown restrictions the world...

The Centrality of Information for Effective Care Delivery

With technological advances in healthcare delivery, clinicians and healthcare delivery center staffs do not have access to an overwhelming number of available databases capturing vital clinical information – patient’s health record, administrative information, and medical provider’s orders guiding the process of patient care. Yet, based on our interactions with healthcare delivery centers only a few…

Blockchain: A new model for Health Information Exchange

The healthcare industry is a complex system with numerous interconnected entities. With the aim for best-in-class experience in care delivery along with keeping the costs low, healthcare –industry organizations are transforming the mode of operations focusing on ‘patient-centricity’. Let’s understand the above statement better with help of an example: Since my friend Emma from Germany…

Fit-A-Thon: Improve your health with IoT

How many of you would think about running 5 km, 10 km, 21 km or 42.2 km for fun? Apparently quite a few. For a long time, the health conscious in India have been focusing on walking, yoga or gym. Today, amateur running is seeing a boom. Rewind around 10 years and the very first...