Many companies are investing in Healthcare to make use of machine learning & AI in medical imaging, drug discovery and drug diagnostics. Many devices and apps are getting approval from FDA.
Healthcare Technology Innovations – Medical technology, or “medtech is growing with exponential rate because of its vast application and easy to use features of the devices and apps. Its helping in Biotech, chemistry, genetics, hematology, immunohematology (blood banking), immunology, microbiology, serology, urinalysis. Medical students are using artificial tissue with 3D printing to make body parts for better understanding and experience. They are also using many surgical scenarios with VR for better practice.
Digital medical education and training is opening many career options like biomedical scientists, medical laboratory scientists (MLS), medical technologists (MT), medical laboratory technologists and medical laboratory technicians.
Its helping biopharma & pharmaceutical with digital partnerships, between pharma, biotech, medtech, and technology firms by enhancing product development process and ultimately improve patient care.
Alphabet has backed 57 companies Google healthcare companies, Google Project Nightingale Verily, Calico and healthcare data access with Ascension partnership – complete patient information as well as notes about patient medical issues, test results and medications, including information from scanned documents.
Other companies like Microsoft, Intel (16 digital health companies)are making big investments in startups looking to disrupt healthcare with digital health & startups working on cloud computing software innovation.
Apple Research app is now available to download for iPhone and Apple Watch. Users in the United States can sign up to be part of three health studies; Women’s Health, Heart and Movement, and the Hearing Study.