Looking at the digitization of medical records and future potential.
Novartis is utilizing digital transformation to enhance drug discovery, to drive efficiency in the development lifecycle, and to improve patient quality of life.
Digital transformation allowed Epic Systems to design an electronic health records (EHR) software for healthcare professionals to efficiently record and share patient information. As the company continues to grow, issues with information overload, cyber-security, and government regulation challenges its business model.
Taking advantage of a world of increasing digitalization, Teladoc is disrupting the healthcare space by providing customers access to doctors 24/7 right from their home.
How does a health system begin to prepare for the health effects of climate change on its patient population?
Healthcare companies are large energy consumers and major emitters, while they are also positioned as the front line of the response to the increasing health threats. Climate change arouses both operation challenges and business opportunities: How could these companies help people address the increasing health threats caused by climate change without further damaging the environment?
A look at how large healthcare companies are dealing with climate change and its effects.
Johnson and Johnson, the world’s largest healthcare company, needs to update its climate change strategy and focus on the direct impact climate change is having on human health
Life Healthcare is in the right direction when it comes to managing its own impact on climate change; but should the company be thinking about managing the health risks posed by rising temperatures as well?
Climate change impacts health, yet healthcare also contributes to climate change. How can Partners Healthcare ensure sustainability and prepare for climate change?