COVID-19 has upended the world and forced radical lifestyle shifts, impacting personal day-to-day engagement to how businesses can effectively operate. Safety guidelines that encourage limited in-person interactions have forced a reevaluation of routine activities and heightened the reliance on digital experiences.
As the healthcare industry responds to this global crisis while continuing to meet existing needs, it is experiencing rapid technology adoption as part of the patient-provider relationship – from patient billing to the delivery of care. This digital adoption has been met with regulatory changes to address accessibility needs.
This White Paper will explore:
- The current condition of the healthcare industry during the COVID-19 crisis
- Types of technology being adopted as part of an acceleration towards digital experiences
- What the government is doing to address the ease of access of healthcare technology
- The long-term effects of social distancing on interactions between patients and providers