Heathcare IoT       


Heathcare IoT - overview

The IBM Research Cognitive IoT team is focused on creating an environment that provides a new window into the condition of individuals – acute events, disease management, wellness – by bringing in signals in new ways, analyzing data, and providing information, to transform care and prevention. Through a platform that integrates sensors and hubs, cognitive tools to analyze signals, and the behavioral dynamics around how to feed the information back to people or doctors, the team aims to transform healthcare from the current state – where information about individuals being collected in a way that is retrospective, high-touch, and disconnected to the future state of being ambient, anticipatory, and integrated, and disruptive.