Vivian Jackson

Healthcare & Wearable Tech Belong Together

Blog Post created by Vivian Jackson Employee on Nov 24, 2015

Wearable technology like FitBit and the Apple watch are very popular among the fitness-minded. But in cases where wearables have a strong potential to improve outcomes for those with chronic diseases - why the hesitation to adopt?


Data shows that the interest in using wearables is definitely there - so why aren't wearables being integrated into the way people are managing their health?

  1. Cost-prohibitive
  2. Complicated to use