Updated: Jun 22, 2022
Needless to say, the American healthcare system has seen tremendous strain over the past couple of years, exacerbated by a global pandemic that devastated the public. In tandem with record levels of healthcare professional burnout, it's clear that innovation is necessary to keep the healthcare industry working as needed.
New technology could be part of the solution that the health care industry is looking for. Virtual and augmented reality are two examples of emerging technology that could offer a lot of benefits to the healthcare industry. With VR and AR, training new healthcare professionals could be more efficient and effective, and this same technology could offer new tools to prevent burnout and increase retention among existing healthcare workers.
Augmedix is the perfect example of a company that cou