Majority of healthcare orgs will use Internet of Things tech by 2019, study says | collaboration |

The majority of healthcare organizations will adopt Internet of Things technology by 2019. Currently, 60 percent of healthcare organizations worldwide have introduced IoT into their facilities, which will increase to 87 percent by 2019. The healthcare industry is the third most advanced in IoT implementation.

Most commonly, IoT is used for patient monitors (64 percent), energy meters (56 percent) and X-rays and imaging devices (33 percent).