The health industry is undergoing a profound transformation
Health service providers are increasingly turning to large technology companies to facilitate the transformation in the provision of care and reduce medical and management expenses. The reason is the enormous potential of digital health initiatives led by technology companies to help healthcare providers offer safer, more efficient and more cost-effective care. The collection, analysis and application of patient data can minimize the unnecessary use of certain services and promote patient independence, which can alleviate the generalized cost of the healthcare industry.
The four major technology companies - Google (Alphabet), Amazon, Apple and Microsoft - have found in the health ecosystem a great opportunity to expand their business, and are increasing their efforts to reform health care through the development and collaboration on new tools for consumers, medical professionals and insurers.
In the report The Big Tech in Healthcare Report, Business Insider Intelligence explores the strengths and key contributions that the four technological giants can make to the health industry, as well as their approaches to enter this market. It also explores how these services and solutions are creating opportunities for health systems and insurers around the world.
These are some of the important information about the report:
All companies that are part of the health ecosystem can take advantage of the opportunity offered by the entry of technology in the field of health, collaborating with technological giants to achieve cost savings and strengthen their main lines of business. For this reason, it is crucial to understand how each technology giant is approaching health care.