Healthcare is coming home! The trend is clear. The past several years have seen the continuous march of moving patients out of expensive and often inconvenient healthcare settings, and moving them into the more convenient and cost-effective outpatient or even home setting. Telemedicine, drone medical supply deliveries, healthcare artificial intelligence, and connected digital health devices all are transforming the healthcare system we know. Can’t wait to see what we have accomplished a decade from now.
Apple Inc. is developing an advanced heart-monitoring feature for future versions of its smartwatch, part of a broader push by the company to turn what was once a luxury fashion accessory into a serious medical device, according to people familiar with the plan.