Healthcare and the Impact of the Internet of Things
The Internet of Things (IOT) is rapidly evolving to encompass
more than just inanimate objects. Healthcare is a prime area where the
automation of processes will bring great benefits to the people it serves. While
automation is a key to the IOT, it is not the only parameter that defines the
IOT and this paper tries to highlight some of the activities that are being
undertaken today that can already or may soon be considered a part of the IOT.
Publication date: July 2012