eHealth Revolution - The transformation and strategies

Stephen Chu

Adjunct Professor Multi-Media University Malaysia


Since the automation of administration and financial functions in the 1950s, the healthcare industry is experiencing a new wave of digitalisation (Biesdorf S., Niedermann F. 2014) which may be considered by many as eHealth revolution. The winners are those who effectively conquer the disruption of the emerging technologies, recognise the gaps, embrace relevant technologies to create new and differentiated opportunities, innovative services and reach new markets.