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The Digital Transformation of the Healthcare System
Healthcare 5.0

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ISBN 9781032413754
May 15, 2023 Forthcoming by Routledge
216 Pages

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Book Description

This book examines how the digital revolution has reorganized the model of healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic and argues for a continued paradigm shift to digital healthcare. Katarzyna Kolasa sets the vision of healthcare 5.0 that relieves the burden on limited healthcare resources and creates better health outcomes by switching the focus from treatment to prediction and prevention. She advocates for a patient centric ecosystem that empowers patients to take control of their health via new knowledge-based technologies such as next-generation sequencing (NGS), nanotechnology, artificial intelligence, and digital therapeutics. Illuminating the mindset shift needed to transform healthcare and outlining in detail a futuristic vision of healthcare 5.0, this book will be of interest to academics and professionals of health policy, health economics and digital health.

Table of Contents

1.The birth of healthcare system.  2.What and why to change in the healthcare organization to get ready for digital era.  3- How to change?  4.Healthcare 5.0.  5.Case Study.  6.Conclusion

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Katarzyna Kolasa is Head of the Division of Health Economics and Healthcare Management.