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Explore the Digital Platform to Fight COVID-19

Explore the Digital Platform to Fight COVID-19

“In recent weeks, UpLink – a digital platform for surfacing and scaling innovations that could solve some of the world’s most pressing challenges – has been sourcing solutions that address the immediate impacts of the pandemic and its long-term consequences, which are much needed but yet often remain unidentified and unsupported.”

via World Economic Forum

16 Ways Telehealth Improves Healthcare Services

16 Ways Telehealth Improves Healthcare Services

Telehealth, which spans from video consultations to remote patient monitoring, has the potential to make healthcare more convenient and accessible while cutting costs and increasing revenue for providers and payers. The Telehealth industry is worth an estimated $81 billion.

via CB Insights

Global Digital Health Revenue Will Increase by $200 Billion

Global Digital Health Revenue will Increase by $200 Billion

Globally, the ‘digital health’ market will grow by close to 20% this year, which amounts to an increase of over $200 billion. While APAC and Africa are expected to see the fastest growth in this sector, North America will hold the largest share of the market.

via Technavio

Why Drug Makers Embrace Digital Transformation

Why Drug Makers Embrace Digital Transformation

COVID-19 is disrupting the pharma industry, causing drug shortages around the world and exposing the need for a more resilient global supply chain. Digital technology could help change the sector and make global pharma production stronger, more diverse and more flexible.

via World Economic Forum

Healthcare Tech that Addresses the Greatest Unmet Needs

Healthcare Tech that Addresses the Greatest Unmet Needs

“Identifying and sizing the potential scope of innovations now in the pipeline is inherently difficult, but we estimate that these technologies could reduce the burden of disease by a further 6 to 10 percent, assuming aspirational yet realistic adoption rates by 2040 — on top of the 40 percent from known interventions.”

via McKinsey

How Robotics will Enable the Exoskeleton Market

How Robotics will Enable the  Exoskeleton Market

The increased need for advanced robotic technologies will accelerate the global exoskeleton market, with worldwide revenues reaching $2.6 billion by 2025. Robust demand for healthcare, industrial and enterprise apps are driving adoption.

via Tractica

eHealth Applications Revenue to Reach $693 Billion by 2030

eHealth Applications Revenue to Reach $693 Billion by 2030

The global eHealth market is forecast to reach a value of $693 billion by 2030. The eHealth market will grow at a CAGR of 16.5% from 2020 to 2030. The expansion of the eHealth market is due to the increased adoption of real-time healthcare systems apps.

via Transparency

5G Apps: Healthcare Providers Protect Patient Data


“As the number of connected devices and networks grows, 5G will bring both benefits and challenges in terms of network and data security. This will make it essential for healthcare organizations to evaluate risks and vulnerabilities around the availability of and access to patients’ health data.”

via IDC

Robotic Process Automation Reduces Healthcare Costs

Robotic Process Automation Reduces Healthcare Costs

Half of U.S. healthcare providers will invest in robotic process automation (RPA) in the next three years — that’s up from 5 percent this year according to Gartner. The need to optimize costs and scarce healthcare resources during the pandemic is advancing RPA adoption.

via Digital Lifescapes

Machine Learning Apps in Healthcare, Finance and Retail

Machine Learning Apps in Healthcare, Finance and Retail

“Any technology that is sufficiently general-purpose has opportunities in a crisis. And machine learning is a general-purpose layer of technology that is enabling all sorts of use cases across every industry. In the good times, there is a surge of innovation and new technical development, which we have seen in spades in AI over the past five years.”

via 451 Research