The Impact of Wearables: How to Prepare for Patient-Generated Data

As consumers demonstrate a growing interest in generating their own vital signs and wellness data via apps and wearable devices, healthcare systems need to deal with the influx of information and set a strategy for how to analyze it for better outcomes.

In the above video, Frederick Holston, executive director and chief technology officer at the Intermountain Healthcare Transformation Lab, talks with Eric Dishman about how healthcare providers can learn to prepare for consumer-generated data, how to trust the data, and how to get data in the hands of physicians to utilize in care plans.

Watch the short video and let us know what questions you have about the future of healthcare technology and where you think it’s headed.