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How The Internet of Things (IoT) Benefits Patients and Providers

According to a Business Insider report, companies are going to spend almost $5 trillion on the IoT in the next five years. In fact, according to IDC, in the years to come, the fastest spending growth in IoT will come from the healthcare industry. IoT has a variety of applications in healthcare from smart sensors and remote monitoring to medical device integration. IoT can enable providers to proactively diagnose illnesses and create personalized treatment for patients. It can enable hospitals to track resources, dispense medicine, and locate staff and patients. Download our latest guide, The Why, What and How of IoT to take a look at some additional healthcare IoT use cases and to see more than 50 examples of how other industries are leveraging the IoT.

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Kate Tuttle is a senior marketing professional with more than 13 years of marketing experience in both B2B and B2C environments. She has more than 7 years of healthcare industry experience and is passionate about technology and its impact on consumer experience.

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