The Internet of Things (IoT) has opened a world of possibilities in the healthcare industry. A market that is expected to grow to $158B by 2022, healthcare IoT provides the technologies needed to automate, enhance, and mobilize legacy medical processes and solutions, truly transforming and improving the ways that patient care is delivered. But these technological advancements also bring increased complexity and potential challenges. In fact, over 73% of healthcare executives predict that IoT will be disruptive to their daily operations by the year 2020.
Successfully implementing any IoT solution – regardless of use case – can be extremely complex, and requires careful planning and strategizing across a broad range of connected technologies. There are several critical areas specific to healthcare IoT deployments that are key to achieving optimal solution performance and improved patient outcomes. This guide walks you through the key steps you need to take to implement a successful IoT solution for the healthcare industry.