mHealth apps and wearables have generated a lot of buzz, but is the sector worth the hype?
Digital health apps, wearables, and Apple’s iWatch have all contributed to interest in the idea of a future replete with mobile health solutions. mHealth is already being used to make healthcare more convenient for patients and to supplement clinical trials.
The potential of the technology seems to have no limits, if proponents are to be believed. But what about the business potential of mHealth? Is the techy side of health a good investment and will it make money?
This week, one healthcare investing expert acknowledged that while there may be reason to be skeptical, he doesn't yet see a bubble. "We see about five or six mobile health companies seeking...