Digital innovation in healthcare could save billions, says expert in Abu Dhabi

Amsterdam 5 September 2018

The cost-saving benefits of digitalisation in healthcare outlined at CPhI pharma event; 3D printing, stem cell advancement, machine learning and AI, wearables and robotic surgery to transform healthcare in the region.

The healthcare industry has the potential to save billions of dollars thanks to the introduction of new technology, as outlined by industry experts during the second day of CPhI Middle East & Africa, concluding today at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).

During the session Malek El Husseini, Healthcare Partner, Sustainable City outlined the cost saving potential of remote patient monitoring, which enables monitoring out with the conventional clinical settings (US$200+ billion saving); telehealth, the distribution of health-related services and information via electronic information and telecommunication technologies (US$100+ billion); and behaviour modification, the cost saving of which are indefinitely.

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