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…

The Critical Role of Enterprise Content Management in Healthcare

An Enterprise Content Management (ECM) helps healthcare institutions create, store, distribute, discover, archive, and manage unstructured content. This content can range from scanned documents, invoices, reports, official records, reports, documents, images, and so on. With the huge influx of data received by healthcare organizations, ECM…

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…