Trends Report

Brief: Develop The IoT's Potential To Revamp The Patient Experience

CIOs Must Address Privacy And Quality Concerns Before Wearables And Health Apps Become Part Of Healthcare Delivery

January 5th, 2016
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Kate McCarthy
With contributors:
J. P. Gownder , Nasry Angel , Alex Cullen , Alex Kramer , Diane Lynch


With more consumers using wearable devices and tracking health and wellness through apps, healthcare organizations must consider the data use case for consumer health data. Healthcare provider CIOs seeking to enable clinicians' use of this data must address two key considerations: 1) privacy concerns around this device-generated data and 2) how to ingest and make the data available at the point of need. This report will help CIOs prepare for the opportunities that wearables provide.

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