Israel - Digital Health Nation at HIMSS 2019
The digital era opens tremendous opportunities to deliver healthcare services to patients at the comfort of their homes or wherever they are, through any web or mobile device, without requiring a presence of healthcare provider in the loop. For millions of people that live in distance from or in scarcity of healthcare resources and services, the growing spread of smartphones creates new possibilities to access healthcare and improves quality of life.
Telemedicine, mHealth, Wearables, Remote Monitoring, Electronic Medical Records, Big Data Analytics, Internet of Medical Things, Medical Apps and others all can be incorporate into Digital Health or Health IT. It is not a new genre in its technology but new in its acceptance and adoption by the governments, medical facilities, physicians and patients.
Israeli Digital Health industry has its roots in a long history of using innovative communication technologies to improve healthcare delivery. With more than 25 years of expertise in implementing health IT, electronic medical records and business analytics; today, our Government is investing strongly in IT thus putting Israeli expertise in international demand.
We are proud of the contributions of our gifted innovators at Israeli Medical Industry, which is a truly rewarding combination between Life Sciences and High-end Technologies starting from the design, development, advanced manufacturing integrating innovative materials, systems and technics promoting efficient work of the medical staff, allowing to achieve maximum accuracy in testing and treatment tailored to each patient’s unique profile – placing the individual in the center.
The number of companies in the Israeli Digital Health sector has risen substantially in recent years, reaching more than 450 companies in 2018, all have a solution at Digital Health services that can be delivered through the web or mobile and can improve the lives of millions of people around the world.
We invite you to explore Israeli Digital Health frontier at HIMSS 2019.