Applications of IoT in Healthcare

He explains how the Center for Connected Health works and how they are trying to change the traditional healthcare model. Dr. Kvedar gives a few examples of healthcare applications that enable patients to monitor their health 24/7 thanks to mobile technology and share what they track about their illnesses to help others who suffer from the same illnesses. He insists on how we can bond with technology and don’t necessarily need human beings for everything. He talks about the obstacles, such as demographic shifts, market fragmentation and data management. Dr. Kvedar then talks about Healthrageous, an intelligence platform that gives customized healthcare advice in the absence of a doctor involved. He concludes insisting on the potential of the model.