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INFOGRAPHIC: HEALTHCARE DATA IN THE DIGITAL AGE!

Effective data management goes a long way when it comes to improving the performance of healthcare systems. The Duquesne University’s Online Doctor of Nursing Practice degree program created the following infographic that illustrates how patient data is collected in the age of technology.

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TURN YOUR SMARTPHONE INTO A MOBILE CLINIC

Do you own a smartphone? Well, if yes, you basically have a sophisticated handheld computer in your pocket. Tech giants are taking advantage of this technology to develop mobile apps that can turn your smartphone into a medical device.

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MAKING HEALTHCARE AFFORDABLE AND ACCESSIBLE – TECHNOLOGY TO THE RESCUE

If you find it challenging to understand your complex medical information, you’re not alone. The US healthcare system is so complex. Not just patients, but sometimes even doctors struggle to have clear information about the costs of medications they prescribe.

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REDUCE HOSPITAL READMISSIONS WITH AI-ENABLED VIRTUAL CARE

Unplanned emergency visits and hospital readmissions are one of the costliest services in healthcare. Organizations are shelling out billions each year on these easily avoidable visits.

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VOICE TECH – THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE CONVERSATIONS

It has been some time now that the healthcare industry was introduced to voice interfaces. A lot of physicians have used, and are still using it to record their clinical notes.

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ADOPTION OF VIRTUAL HEALTH – THE TIME IS NOW!

The traditional rule that the best care can be delivered in-person may soon be overturned. Factors like shortage of medical practitioners, rising healthcare costs, and an aging population are making the conventional healthcare model increasingly unsustainable.

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