The healthcare industry is in the middle of an IT revolution, with new technologies and devices being innovated and implemented daily to improve patient outcomes, making life easier for the front-line physicians and nurses at healthcare facilities. One device that has been a constant necessity prior to and throughout this IT revolution, is the Workstation on Wheels, mobile computer stations that can easily be transported between patients and around the hospital.
Each day, there are more mobile phones sold around the world than the number of babies that are born. Google receives more search queries from mobile devices than ever before, and the market for independently developed applications continues to balloon to astronomical proportions.
In 2017, patients are becoming increasingly receptive to the idea of communicating with their doctors, surgeons, specialists, and other medical advisors using video conferencing software. A recent study by Software Advice indicated that 75% of survey respondents were interested in trying telemedicine.