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Digital Health

If we are to embrace the potential for digital transformation to improve our health outcomes, drive efficiency, medical break throughs and shift power to patients, we need to be willing and able to harness the potential of transformational technology. Increasingly cross-sector collaboration and new health technology, such as wearable monitors, are essential to increase take-up of new digital innovations which support prevention a well as management of the UK population’s health and care.

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