Healthcare Consumerism and What It Means to Hospitals?

Health Consumerism is broadly defined as “a movement that advocates patients’ involvement in their own healthcare decisions. It is a movement from the ‘doctor says/patient does’ model to a ‘working partnership’ model.” Health consumerism takes notes from the retail industry. The retail industry places a high…

Let’s Talk About Intelligent Operation Theaters in Smart Hospitals

Intelligence (noun) – “the ability to acquire and apply knowledge and skills” Yes, intelligence is a term previously only associated with the homo sapiens…and the evolved ones at that. Did we think that intelligence would now reside with ‘things’? Inanimate objects today are redefining the…