2019 Health IT Trends – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 3

For the 3rd episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about health IT trends to watch in 2019. The world of healthcare and technology never stop changing. Sometimes it’s hard to keep up with all the trends and to know which trends have become topics that really matter to healthcare organizations and which topics are still pie-in-the sky ideas that will one day impact healthcare, but aren’t really ready today.

In this episode we cover some of the top trending topics like the use of voice in healthcare and the explosion of health sensors. Then, we talk about our health IT predictions for 2019 and what healthcare organizations should do to prepare for the coming changes. What kind of practical health IT podcast would we be if we didn’t cover why these trends are going to matter to you and what you’re going to do about it?

Here’s a quick rundown of the health IT topics we discuss in this episode:

  • The Use of Voice in Healthcare IT
  • Health Sensors
  • Predictions for Health IT in 2019
  • What do all these predictions mean? What should you do about them?

Thank you to our sponsor for this episode: HITMC. If you’re a healthcare marketing or PR professionals, be sure to check out the HITMC community. On the Healthcare and IT Marketing Community Site you can find great insights into how to improve your healthcare marketing efforts in 2019. Plus, join the community in Boston in April for the annual Healthcare and IT Marketing conference.

Now, without further ado, we’re excited to share with you episode 3 of the Healthcare IT Today podcast.

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About the author

John Lynn

John Lynn

John Lynn is the Founder of HealthcareScene.com, a network of leading Healthcare IT resources. The flagship blog, Healthcare IT Today, contains over 13,000 articles with over half of the articles written by John. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 20 million times.

John manages Healthcare IT Central, the leading career Health IT job board. He also organizes the first of its kind conference and community focused on healthcare marketing, Healthcare and IT Marketing Conference, and a healthcare IT conference, EXPO.health, focused on practical healthcare IT innovation. John is an advisor to multiple healthcare IT companies. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can be found on Twitter: @techguy.