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How Apple Watch is Improving Patient Care

In Springfield, Illinois, a pilot program has been launched that utilizes the new Apple Watch to expand health monitoring, MobiHealthNews reports. Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) Chief Quality Officer Andrew Bland says the Apple Watch will assist patients in tracking their health and allow them to ask questions in the event that they experience changes in blood pressure, heart rate, or weight. The team will begin the pilot program by recruiting 25 to 50 patients to participate, and will look to take patient care further by locating additional monitoring solutions such as mobile EKGs.

Read the article published by MobiHealthNews.