Overwhelming majorities of US healthcare professionals believed analytics and big data, telemedicine, digital preventative care and wearables/consumer sensors would experience growth over the next year, according to the “2019 Healthcare Prognosis” study from venture capital firm Venrock.
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Further, Apple is well positioned to take on healthcare in the near future as its innovations gain ground: It’s new health records feature is now supported by the Mayo Clinic, and the upcoming iOS 15 operating system is unveiling new health tracking features as well as the ability to determine trends in a person’s health.