Technology for some time has played a key role in the enhancement of most, if not all, human activity and endeavor. Many sectors of the economy have been blessed by the effects of technology, including the health sector. I believe that virtual reality technology will be a game changer in healthcare delivery. Below are a few areas where the healthcare industry can benefit.
A growth-driven and strategic executive, Peter Coffaro commands more than 20 years of progressive management success within the medical device industry. As a District Sales Manager for Stryker Orthopaedics, Peter was responsible for managing and directing a regional sales force to achieve sales and profit goals within the Rocky Mountain region. Previously, he was the Director of Sales & Marketing for Amp Orthopedics. In this role, Peter was responsible for planning, developing, and leading all sales and marketing initiatives. Peter is a former orthopedic distributor in the Pacific Northwest. He has also worked with DePuy Orthopaedics as well as Zimmer, and held positions in sales, sales training, and sales management. Peter has an extensive background in organizational development, business development, sales management, negotiating and P&L management. Peter holds a B.S. degree in Biology from Northern Illinois University.
You’d think medicine would be the last holdout against virtual reality. After all, the body is the body — solid flesh, no faking it, no escaping it. We may turn books into bytes, create driverless […]
Johnson & Johnson’s ($JNJ) Ethicon is teaming up with Touch Surgery to provide simulated surgical training through a free mobile app, with the aim of improving patient outcomes. The training will cover the safe and […]
The medical-imaging industry is about to get a lot more “real.” New technologies coming to some hospitals and medical schools will allow doctors not only to see three-dimensional pictures produced by imaging equipment such as […]