The healthcare industry is no more the same age – old hospital visits and gym round ups to get that healthy body from in and outside. The industry is taking leaps and is on the verge of becoming digitalised and professionalised high time.
Wearable devices are designed for the same purpose to be fulfilled, they are in the market to help those fitness freaks attain what they are actually willing to see and feel their body like. It is known to be a sophisticated device, which provides scanning and sensory features that include tracking of physical function and biofeedback which cannot be found in the normal devices like the laptops, mobiles and the new age tablets due to this Healthcare Application Development company or developers are in demand now.
The Past and the Future
As they say that, the past is the reflection of the future, the future of the wearable fitness devices seems to be bright and shiny as the market of the same was 29% in the year 2016 with approximately 101.9 million units sold. It is also predicted that the unit is about to reach 213 billion by the end of the year 2020 and shall be one of the most successful devices that support IoHT (internet of Health Things) that will be used by medical professionals and healthcare organisations.
Importance of Wearables in Healthcare Sector
As wearables are gaining more and more of hype in the daily frames of life, we see them coming in the forms of watches, eyeglasses, belts, necklaces, caps, caps, headbands, belts, shoes and what not. These work on the basics of analysis that typically triggers a response fed to a database or software application. For instance, a ring to a physician (doctor) to contact a patient who is suffering from not so normal symptoms, he can listen to this and can help him communicate with the patient and give timely advice.
When the matter is about the need of health-related wearables, Keeping the present times in preference, then the first thing that comes in our mind is that – in the world that is rushing and buzzing all day long with his / her work and daily chores they do not seem to have time to take good and proper care of their bodies health and fitness. Going for normal doctor tests, collecting reports, taking medicines, continuous is its take a lot of time, which almost all of us do not have to waste (at least this is what we think). Moreover, they are always not sure to be right and correct, as there can be an involvement of human mistakes.
Therefore such devices that settle on the body of the person and keep tracking different things so that it becomes easy for anyone to judge and get to know about what is happening in their body and is there anything that should be given proper medical treatment.
Will it transform the doctor – patient relationship?
Of course, it would. The relationship between the doctor and the patient in the near past (even still) is not more about visiting them telling them all the problems verbally and the Doc. Gives us prescribed medications that we follow to get well. On the other hand, the emerging relationship that shall fall in the category would be like that of a friend.
The problems could easily be tracked by the wearables and then told to the doctor. He shall prescribe the medicine for the same and boom! The problems seems so simple and short – lived after the technologies take over.
Two Broad Categories of Divisions Related To Healthcare Wearable Devices
Healthcare and Wellness
It is all about good and healthy-looking body to lead a fulfilling life and therefore, wearables firstly brought and revealed something that could be termed as amazing products that help us track a lot about our bodily issues with the help of wearable tracking devices for healthcare and wellness.
The most number of devices which are created for the same purpose are helpful in knowing weight issues, heart problems and other issues, which could be easily tracked with the help of the gadget and avoid the walks and jogs to the doctors every now and then. It is said that market of the same is not as high as its next counterpart for the people are yet the believers of doctors more than the technology. However, we can hope that the patient should choose what suits them better – the gadget or doctor.
Fitness and Sports
Fitness and sports is the category which is the basis of introduction of wearables in the world altogether. Sport trackers, pedometers, weight loss checker, BMI Checker, Fitbit, pulse checker and many more the examples of the same category. The use of the wearables are mostly done by the athletes who have to keep a track of a lot of information and it even makes the task of people easy while they are running or exercising.
The watches, belts, arm wrist hold and more are all the example of the wearable devices that have the technology to track information about your body after asking a few questions here and there.
These are known to be the most sold and known devices in the terms of wearables. Be it for style or its worth, all in all it is one of the best products related to healthcare.
At last but not the least the predictions, studies have proven that the wearables are one of the most suitable and trendy style of keeping track of your good health. The future of the same is very high and it is sure that not only the normal public but the doctors, medical institutions and healthcare sectors are sure to use the same so that world is healthy and sound.
It is mostly left on the public to decide if they like the products and are willing to incorporate the same in their future for the better results of a lot of things related to the good health of oneself.