Digital 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