Middle East GE Healthcare to hasten health outcomes
24 Jan 2016
(MENAFN) GE Healthcare is putting digital, big data and the Industrial Internet in order to support healthcare producers improves diagnostic performance, increase productivity and lower costs.
Moreover, public and private investment in the Middle East’s healthcare sector is predicted to expand USD 150bn this year driven by high population growth rates and the extension of health insurance.
Non-communicable diseases (NCD), like cancer and cardiovascular diseases introduce one of the biggest costs in the region; expect to reach USD 68bn by 2022.
“In line with the biggest priorities of the region’s healthcare providers, digital healthcare isn’t just about connecting hospital departments and physicians more effectively, said CEO of Healthcare.