IOT is a hardware and software technology that produce data by connecting many devices and sensors. IOT in healthcare & fitness is a wirelessly communicating system of apps and devices that connect patients and diagnose their diseases using that electronic devices. Before IOT, the interaction between patient and doctors were limited and had a communication gap.
There were many diseases that the doctor can’t able to monitor. When IOT healthcare industry made remote monitoring device it became easy to monitor patient’s health. Because of this it is possible to keep patients safe and healthy. It also has increased the patient interaction with doctors have become easier and more efficient. In the rise of mobile apps IOT plays main role in it .Therefore, IOT help to give you the solutions for healthcare.
Few examples of IOT in healthcare:
1. Headset that measures brainwaves
2. Clothes with sensing devices
3. BP monitor
4. Glucose monitor
5. ECG monitor
6. Pulse oximeter and so on
Some benefits of iot in healthcare & fitness
Patient: They made many devices in the form of a wearable fitness band, blood pressure machine, calorie checker, heart rate checker. IOT has changed the lives of people, it becomes easy to take care of your health & easy to used.
If you are living with families you can just connect your family through devices and send them a signal for their health routines. So, there is no need to take tension of your family health.
Physician: By using IOT devices like a fitness band, calorie checker etc, it can help the physician to track your health. Data collected from IOT can help the physician to know your health and give you the treatment and gives results.
Hospital: From monitoring patient, there are so many IOT devices are used in hospitals. Devices reduce the time, so we can check other patient within less time.
In conclusion, IOT devices are handy in the healthcare industry. It should be promoted because it helps to control the things by using your mobile & mobile apps.