Tag Archives: Data

LabCorp mobile app lets patients put health data on iPhone

LabCorp has introduced a mobile app that aids patients in moving their health records to their iPhones, making it easy to access test results. That’s just the start, as the app—currently in beta stage testing—also will give access to information from healthcare organizations that get services from LabCorp, covering patients’ allergies, medical conditions, immunizations, medications,… Read More »

Why healthcare wastes $750 billion every year: Few organizations analyze data to stop it

Every year the healthcare industry wastes an estimated $ 750 billion, and while employers overwhelmingly perceive this to be a problem, about 60 percent are not actively managing the issue. This is among the findings of a survey to identify employers’ perceptions and actions related to waste in the healthcare system released by National Alliance… Read More »

Tokenization Of Healthcare Data Could Revolutionize Industry's Future

HIT FoundationShutterstock It’s no secret that our health data is worth gold. According to figures from PwC, the connected health market is expected to be worth $ 61B worldwide by 2020. A further report from the Transparency Market Research suggests that by 2025 the global digital health market will hit $ 536.6B. Yet, while this… Read More »