02-24-2021 Primetime Living - Flipbook - Page 8
A SPECIAL ADVERTISING SECTION OF BALTIMORE SUN MEDIA • WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2021
HEALTH CARE INNOVATION
The future of health care:
Digital data and innovation
espite all the issues we’ve faced over the last year, the
laser-focus on health care has led to leaps and bounds
in creativity, providing us and the medical professionals
with whom we interact more tools and more ways to maintain
Three areas that have seen improvements are:
• Data Collection: the aggregation of information and
assessing it has led to a greater ability to recognize trends
which, in turn, improve patient care.
• Telemedicine: Patients and medical providers can save
time and money using this tool when appropriate.
• Health Trackers: Items we wear or have embedded in our bodies improve our doctors’ ability to know how we’re doing without the need for
an appointment. They may even tell us when we
We may not notice or pay attention to
these advances, but they are there when
we or those close to us need them.
Read on to see how our lives are better
for them. •