Chatbots in Healthcare: Disrupting the Care Delivery System

By Archna Oberoi on Jun 17, 2019 4:52:10 PM

Chatbots have been the most followed trend. These mini software programs that mimic human conversation are appreciated for sorting a number of tasks for businesses and as well as their customers. That is why it is predicted that by 2020, 25% of the customer service operations will be managed by virtual customer assistants, such as chatbots.

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7 Interesting Use Cases of Voice Assistants in Healthcare

By Archna Oberoi on Apr 22, 2019 1:30:53 PM

The smart speaker market continues to grow, with global shipments tripling from 3.9 million units. These speakers, integrated with virtual assistants like Alexa, Siri, Cortana is enabling users to perform tasks like checking the weather, asking to turn off the lights or play favorite music, set reminders, and a lot more with voice instructions.

Topics: Healthcare Alexa
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5 Areas where Implementing Blockchain Make Sense for Healthcare Businesses

By M. Anas on Jan 29, 2019 6:16:06 PM

In Healthcare Industry, a lot of information exchanges happen between hospitals, doctors, clinics, pathology labs, blood banks, equipment manufacturers, and patients. Since the nature of the information is very confidential and personal, ensuring security of the data is of top most priority. At the same time, the information can’t be locked away in silos since ease of accessing this information is crucial to the functioning of an establishment providing healthcare services.

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3 Key Areas Where IoMT (Internet of Medical Things) can Augment Healthcare Services

By M. Anas on Jan 29, 2019 5:45:25 PM

According to a 2017 report by the World Bank and WHO, almost half of the world population can’t access basic healthcare services. The report further highlights that there is an inconsistency in the availability and affordability of healthcare services even in the developed world. For example, in America, a study conducted at Harvard Medical School and Cambridge Health Alliance founded that uninsured, working-age Americans have a 40 percent higher risk of death.

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5 Key Areas where Healthcare Companies can Implement A.I.

By M. Anas on Jan 17, 2019 2:57:08 PM

Human care and technology play a key role in the Healthcare Industry. While technology can’t replace the human touch and emotions, which is the soul of this industry, it can surely help in eliminating the limitations of human capabilities.

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The Rise of On-Demand Virtual Visits in Healthcare

By Kunwar Jolly on Sep 25, 2018 7:09:00 PM

The healthcare industry is leaverging digitization and consumerization for connecting patients with relevant providers. Remote consultations, patient portals, appointment booking platforms, online pharmacy are some of the prominent modes for patients and providers to access and deliver care, respectively.

Topics: Healthcare
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[eBook] 4 Emerging Business Models of Healthcare Software Companies

By Archna Oberoi on Sep 17, 2018 5:08:08 PM

The global trends in technology are shaking the industry architecture, resulting in disruptive non-conventional business models. Healthcare industry is no exception. Healthcare software companies are starting to innovate their business models in order to respond to new trends.

Topics: Healthcare
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Practice Management System: Streamlining Healthcare Services

By Kartik Kakar on Aug 6, 2018 6:56:00 PM

Digitization is reviving the healthcare system, at both patient and provider end. While options like patient portals, mhealth apps are simplifying care-access for patients; solutions like electronic Health Records (EHR), Practice Management System (PMS) are offering innovative modes to streamline care delivery and manage administrative operations for providers.

Topics: Healthcare
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The Rise of Medicine On-Demand Services

By Archna Oberoi on Jul 20, 2018 11:20:11 AM

The proliferating concept of on-demand healthcare is reviving the old-school care delivery models and online-pharmacies offering medicine on-demand is one of its crucial components.  

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How Zocdoc Works: Business Model and Revenue Streams

By Archna Oberoi on Jul 17, 2018 10:03:00 PM

How much does it cost to build a healthcare marketplace like Zocdoc? What are the must- have features and functionalities to build an app like Zocdoc? Which technology is best suited for developing an appointment booking app like Zocdoc?

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