We have entered the digital period. We are more attuned to our smart gadgets. We rely on them to manage our schedules, organize our works and business processes, stay informed and connected through the social network, and booking doctor appointments and healthcare check-ups. Technology is also making an immense impact on the healthcare sector. Technologies that are in forefront of this revolution include: IoT, Blockchain, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality.
- The Covid-19 pandemic is not completely under control and the healthcare mobile apps have made their way towards the tremendous growth during such crisis, altering the perception of the health industry amongst people globally. The healthcare industry has testified to enormous alteration due to technological advancement and interference. According to a report, Medical app downloads have grown 50% over the year being spurred by the demand for Covid Tracing and telehealth apps.
- According to Accenture, the rate of adoption of digital healthcare tools is increasing daily and almost 74% of the patients are satisfied with the total health services. Mobile applications have not only helped patients during the last year but also allowed doctors to gather and store personal health data in a hassle-free manner. By directly submitting the insurance cards and other data to mobile apps, the rate of errors has drastically lessened than before.
- During the case of emergency, it is seen that digital healthcare has managed the situations far better than normal times. Upon using the app, it notifies the doctors about the emergency, and all the crucial data would be transferred immediately to the doctor’s device. This saves a lot of time and even allows the doctor to prepare for the medication in advance. E-Health has not only provided to speed up documentation but also has acted as a life savior in critical times.
- The progression and the trends of the healthcare industry have been on a rise for a long time and the healthcare app developers are only levitating it further. We are well aware that healthcare mobility solutions are going to be profitable for the entire world as well as the healthcare industry in the ages to come.