Digital Health - beyond electronic records
With the 'digitalisation' of healthcare new possibilities emerge which can further transform our approach to maintaining balanced health. Matt Butler says we must all be aware that we have these 'health sensors' in our pockets, indeed are largely addicted to them, and that these are moving on from being useful healthcare assistants increasingly taking on the role of clinical commissioning agent too.
Lockdown_2.0: the mental health challenges
Targeted 'digitally enabled' solutions to help people cope better with mental health conditions during and after the COVID crisis include telecare solutions, online therapy, employee assistance programmes, self help, mindfulness and wellbeing. Matt Butler says all are relevant to help ease this burden so that the new normal comes back fitter than ever - for employees and employers across the board.