Dr Watson & Dr Google

6 Trends in Health and Healthcare

Dr Watson & Dr Google

Healthcare represents 10-15 % of most developed countries’ GDP. The USA is at the top of the list with close to 18 %. This large sector of modern economies is, as a whole, in a state of change, if not disruption. Genomics, social media and data analytics stand poised to unleash major changes. What used to be fantasy just a few years ago is now a reality.

What are the important trends in health and healthcare right now?

In this article we list 6 trends and describe the service ”Vårdkartan” (The Care Map) which is an example of how the analysis of trends and needs can result in tangible benefits for consumers.

Published: 2014