As the Middle East healthcare sector embraces technology and advances in electronic services like never before, a leading healthcare technology expert has created a three-point plan to ensure GCC providers keep medical data safe.
The GCC healthcare market is projected to grow at an annual rate of 11 per cent to $43.9 billion by 2015 from an estimated $25.6 billion in 2010, according to a recent report.
Outpatient and inpatient markets are expected to account for 82
Hospitals throughout the GCC could soon be assessed according to the Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (Emram) on a scale of stages between zero and seven, seven being the ultimate stage, an expert said.
This offers hospitals an opp