You may have heard the phrase “your health is your wealth.” It’s one of the reasons the US spent over $3.2 trillion on healthcare in 2015 alone.
With so much money floating around, it’s only natural that a lot of businesses have entered the healthcare market—including technology companies.
Medical technology sometimes feels dated, but companies are intent on dragging those devices into the 21st century. And while internet connectivity might seem like a great feature to have, there are some real dangers and issues that could surprise you.
What Are Medical Devices?
The World Health Organization (WHO) defines a medical device as “any instrument, […]