What Does the Current State of Digital Health Adoption Tell Us About Its Future in Healthcare?

healthcare-2020-636x363Digital consumption is at an all-time high. The trends that have more people looking down at their screens may indicate things are looking up for those in healthcare—why? Well, for one thing, increased digital use could help cut costs and create greater efficiencies and access to health services for organizations and patients alike. That’s been the speculative hope for years, but could we finally be tapping into that potential in a tangible way?

“Last year was the tipping point,” said Ashlee Adams, vice president of strategy and partnerships at Rock Health. “Not only because of the record rate at which consumers adopted digital health technologies, but also because they are actively utilizing numerous tools.”

By Erica Garvin | HIT Consultant


About Peter Coffaro 436 Articles

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.

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