Long-Term Care [INFOGRAPHIC]

July 8, 2014
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A shift is taking place in long term care (LTC). This infographic visualizes this change with focus on the US.

Highlights are:

A shift is taking place in long term care (LTC). This infographic visualizes this change with focus on the US.

Highlights are:

  • The number of people using LTC facilities will increase to 27 million in 2050;
  • Tech spending is on the rise: budgets for 2014 grew and this budget will go toward new investments;
  • 54% of the LTC organization respondents say technology decreases medical errors;
  • 73% state that it improves productivity;
  • A whopping 99% believe that technology helps them enhance overall care.

What is your opinion about technology in your healthcare organization? Tell us what you think. 

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Author: Indy Kavelaars
Source: CDW Healthcare

Filed under: Ehealth, Home, Telemedicine Tagged: eHealth, infographic, long term care, technology, telehealth