New Ideas + Technology = Generation of Patient Oriented Medicine

August 9, 2013 11:40 am
Posted By: Jenny Jin


Patient care has been rapidly changing in recent years. Spurred by government attention and funding, smart people are flocking to the medical arena, focusing their attention on bringing the benefits of modern technologies to improve all areas of medical care. Some ideas causing these trends include Personalized Medicine, the evolving definition of the term “patient engagement”, new utilization of “Observations of Daily Living” (ODLs), mobile health apps, putting the care provider and patient “at the same eye level”, and smartphone physicals. Click on the links to read about these exciting new developments, and the people making these things happen.