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HSE’s former CIO on how technology will transform the healthcare sector

Richard Corbridge

Richard Corbridge says that digital innovations in the healthcare sector will create a much stronger relationship between physicians and their patients.

Richard Corbridge held the role of Chief Information Officer at HSE Ireland for 3 years. He explains to Hot Topics some of the main reasons that he is excited about the positive impact that technology is going to have on the healthcare sector. Richard points to technology which allows patients to share health-related data through wearable devices that connect to smartphones, and he says that this creates the opportunity for physicians to have a far more comprehensive understanding of patients’ medical records.