Digital Health Tech: Paving the way for a healthier future

Since the time of Hippocrates, for the last 2,400 years, healthcare has been about blending science and art. Whereas the art is expressed through a caregiver’s empathy for a patient, the science is visible in the inventions that have helped save millions of lives over the last century. Looking forward to the next 100 years, the expanding capacity of science and technology will complement empathy more and more. In many ways, the future of healthcare will resemble the past, with clinicians visiting patients at home, although digitally, and following them throughout their lives. To provide tailored and equitable care, and always being there to the individual at their time of greatest need