healthcare Archives | IoT For All
Home Tags Healthcare

Tag: healthcare

The “Things” in the Internet of Things (IoT)

What do "things" represent in the Internet of Things? They can be anything from a tractor to a thermostat to a shipping container!
A woman with an AR headset looking at an MRI scan

The Role of Connected Wearable Devices in Healthcare

Today, wearable medical devices enabled by the IoT are playing a significant role in healthcare industry by offering the information that is essential for the patients to have a control on their health outcomes. This article sheds some light on the need for these devices and focuses majorly on their applications.
IoT Solutions World Congress

The IoT Solutions World Congress 2019 Announces its First Speakers and Sessions

IoTSWC 2019, which will be held from 29th to 31st October at Fira de Barcelona’s Gran Via venue, will be based around nine core themes: open industry; technologies enabling IoT, connected transport; manufacturing; energy and supplies; healthcare; construction and infrastructures; artificial intelligence; blockchain. There will be over 200 sessions, including talks, round tables and presentations, and more than 400 speakers are expected to participate.
Image of a smartphone controlling irrigation of a farm

Integrating IoT into Healthcare, Agriculture and Transportation Use Cases

IoT technologies are expanding into new sectors every day. Let's discuss healthcare, agriculture and transportation IoT use cases.
Image of a hospital floor plan with a heat map based on foot traffic levels

Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) for Hospitals

Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) can solve many problems in hospitals. Pinpointing where people and things are when time matters is vital.
Image of siren statues

How to Protect Yourself from the Siren Song of Healthcare IoT

Healthcare IoT (e.g. ingestibles) exposes numerous security issues. Remember Hippocrates' oath: “First, do no harm.” Innovate with care.
Woman, likely a caregiver, pushing a wheelchair

IoT Applications in Consumer Healthcare

Have you been to a doctor at any point in your life? Congratulations, if you answered “yes,” you’re a healthcare consumer!Nearly 85 percent of US adults see a healthcare provider at...
Image of a hospital

5 Challenges Facing Health Care IoT in 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) has substantially changed health care in a relatively short time.For example, connected devices allow older people to age in place...
Image of a blood pressure graph, a weight graph, and an allergies indicator overlaid on a pink and purple background

Data Context Is an Important Catalyst for Healthcare IoT

Most people are aware of consumer health and fitness wearables, such as the Fitbit, but many don’t know about the existence of medical-grade devices until they have to use...
Graphic of a fake patient's electronic health record

Three Strategies for Managing Connected Health Data

The goal of connected healthcare is to improve patients' lives and to reduce the burden on the medical system. These three strategies can help us get there.

Trending

Explore