"What do you see as the single most untapped opportunity in healthcare today?
Patients are the most underutilized resource in healthcare today. Individuals have long expressed their desire to co-produce their care with their doctors, utilizing resources like WebMD and self-tracking tools and diaries. But as modern technology has become more prevalent, consumers increasingly have access to tools that not only empower care management from the home, but that can finally earn them a seat at the table with their doctor. Connected health monitoring devices will provide consumers with relevant data regarding their health, just as they have the data and information to manage their own finances. And in an era of reimbursement for outcomes, physicians increasingly want access to this kind of data to optimize the diagnosis and treatment of their patient population."
Read the full d.health Summit 2016 spotlight with Scott Pomerantz here.