The healthcare industry is being dramatically impacted by digital revolution with players in the industry standing to benefit at great length from the adoption of digitization. But, they also face challenges in managing myriad stakeholders, regulations and privacy issues that are required to build a fully integrated digital healthcare system. Individuals around the world are growing more comfortable to using digital networks and services, even when it comes to issues relating to healthcare. In Saudi Arabia, healthcare consumers are on the search to find digitally enabled care experience to better manage their health.
The time has now come for all healthcare providers, payers and policy makers to put their right foot forward and work hand in hand to bridge the gap between what patients demand and what providers deliver by developing and investing in digital strategies. A move to a digital healthcare will enable a higher quality of care by clinicians across the sector and ease of access to rich data to deliver informed patient care. Embracing digital services offers a way to reduce expenses, boost operational efficiency and improve patient outcomes.