“Virtual visits and other remote care services are poised to take off as CMS has announced plans for reimbursement. With EHRs in place and incentives to engage their patient population, providers are working to integrate patient-generated data and to think of patients as partners. In early 2015 large consumer device companies will commercially launch sensor-laden wearable devices, which they hope take the multi-year wearable trend mainstream — finally.
Will 2015 be another multi-billion dollar year for digital health investments? Can it top 2014’s record number of acquisitions? Will more of the companies developing these low-cost interventions pursue the expensive, but often necessary, rigorous efficacy studies? What’s likely to change in digital health?” – https://vts.inxpo.com/scripts/Server.nxp?LASCmd=AI:4;F:QS!10100&ShowKey=23229 and https://validic.com/our-difference