UK health minister sets out tech-first vision for future care provision

October 19, 2018

The UK’s still fairly new in post minister for health, Matt Hancock, quickly made technology one of his stated priorities. And today he’s put more meat on the bones of his thinking, setting out a vision for transforming, root and branch, how the country’s National Health Service operates to accommodate the plugging in of “healthtech” apps and services — to support tech-enabled “preventative, predictive and personalised care”. How such a…

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Mary Meekers latest trends report highlights Silicon Valleys role in the future of healthcare

July 31, 2017

Mary Meekers latest Internet Trends Report, out today, was full of insights on how tech is shaping our future including now in healthcare. This was the first year Meeker included healthcare in her report and it shows just how much of a role tech is going to play in improving our lives going forward. A few key insights from the report: Wearable devices have continued to gain momentum with 25…

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Mary Meekers latest trends report highlights Silicon Valleys role in the future of healthcare

June 1, 2017

Mary Meekers latest Internet Trends Report, out today, was full of insights on how tech is shaping our future including now in healthcare. This was the first year Meeker included healthcare in her report and it shows just how much of a role tech is going to play in improving our lives going forward. A few key insights from the report: Wearable devices have continued to gain momentum with 25…

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