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Let's talk about balancing technology and the human element during the Connected Health Conference in Boston!

Includes three co-located conferences:

Humanize Digital Health: towards the Digital Health Society

Democratizing Healthcare | Society for Participatory Medicine

Voice.Health Summit — Voice.Health

The above co-located conferences occur on the 17th, the first day of Connected Health. This Health Systems Chat in Social VR occurs on the 18th, the second day of Connected Health, which runs through the 19th. So this online event is an excellent opportunity to combine discussions of how to humanize and democratize healthcare; can voice tech play a role?

In an era when digital technologies enable individuals to track health statistics such as daily activity and vital signs, and new applications of artificial intelligence, social robots [and social virtual reality!] and vocal biomarkers are creating new opportunities for health, we are now facing the next great challenge: integrating these technologies in healthcare delivery, wellness and daily living.

Thoughtfully embedding technology into healthcare will allow providers to focus on the human elements of caring, judgment and emotional intelligence, support cooperative care with patients, improve health outcomes, enhance patient-doctor relationships and enable a critical shift to prevention, wellness and self-care across the lifespan.

DISCUSS!

Keeping Human Stories at the Center of Health Care | Harvard Business Review


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