With advanced technology making its way into the healthcare industry, the use of remote patient monitoring (RPM) continues to grow rapidly. RPM is being used around the world to monitor and help treat chronic health conditions such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease. As the aging population increases in numbers, the prevalence of these conditions increases as well, in turn skyrocketing healthcare costs. RPM allows for consistent patient monitoring, outside of a healthcare facility, improving patient care and allowing patients with chronic conditions to continue to live independently at home.
When considering a remote monitoring solution, a M2M health provider should see it meets the following three requirements to ensure it performs successfully: