Health care looks diabolically different than it did 20 years ago with the exponential growth in digital technology. Even in just the past three to five years, it’s shaped the landscape of medical care.
Take these stats for instance:
- In 2011, 18% of office-based physicians used electronic health records – In 2013, 78% used them.
- 85% of health care providers are using tablets.
- 95% of health care consumers say it’s important to have electronic capabilities for various health care needs.
Many more facts and figures are outlined in the attached infographic below compiled by RCG, a single-source telecommunications solutions provider that works a great deal in the health care industry.