Digital's Big Moment Has Arrived Say CEOs At Medtech Europe Panel
The waiting is over and digital technologies are being adopted at pace, according to a CEOs Unfiltered panel at MedTech Europe's 2018 Forum. Connected care is at the top of the priority list, say Siemens Healthineers' Bernd Montag, AdvaMed Chairman/CVRx President and CEO Nadim Yared and former bioMerieux President and CEO Jean-Luc Bélingard, although it's not the only pressing issue on the bill.
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Value is a concept that is increasingly embraced by providers and payers, as well as medtech manufacturers. Leading providers are organizing around value, changing their models and thereby inviting medtech manufacturers to adapt to the post fee-for-service era. Some, like Medtronic, are at the head of the game.
Digital health care will one day simply be "health care" in the same way that genomic medicine will simply become "medicine." But between then and now, there is much distance to cover – a lot of it in the minds of stakeholders who, maybe reluctantly, see it as a risky strategy. But the emerging consensus is that it represents opportunity.