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IEEE Discusses Technology-Drivers in Global Healthcare: The Next Frontier

26 January Given the modern marvels of medical science, many assume technology is already well-employed in healthcare. However, truth be told: the healthcare industry is in need for continued advancements in technology to drive global health initiatives. 

IEEE, the world’s largest technical professional society, is making great strides in supporting technology innovation that will ensure the health, wellness and safety for the global population. IEEE, in concert with numerous national and international organizations, both public and private, is focused on healthcare standards development, ranging from ensuring reliable healthcare networks to personalized healthcare informatics, wireless healthcare communications, telepresence in healthcare IT, standardized electronic health records and interoperability between critical patient care medical devices, to name a few.

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