Tech experts opine that connected devices have started touching every aspect of our lives, and the impact IoT has made on the medical industry has been indeed monumental. It is true that cars which can detect wear and tear, and schedule maintenance on their own are becoming popular, but the changes made to the health care industry is definitely much more exciting.
With connected medical devices, there has been an answer to the three main problems plaguing the people seeking medical care — affordability, quality and most important of all, health care access. The sad part is that millions of people do not receive timely or quality medical care, probably due to the disparity of income, geographical alienation and high cost of medical care.
With the proliferation of a number of connected medical devices, it is now possible for the health care industry to overcome these challenges and deliver better care to a larger number of people.