Healthcare DIVE June 8, 2023
Brian T. Horowitz

Dive Brief:

  • A new survey called the TCS Digital Twindex from Tata Consultancy Services found that 90% of respondents expect digital twin technology, a virtual representation of a physical entity or system, to be broadly adopted in healthcare within the next six years.
  • In addition, 52% of respondents saw wide implementation of digital twins in life sciences and healthcare in the next three years.
  • The healthcare industry can use digital twins to create personalized treatment plans, predict health outcomes, track chronic conditions and make drug development more efficient, the report noted. However, experts showed concern about privacy and cybersecurity.

Dive Insight:

The report by TCS, which offers a digital twin platform called TwinX, examined how digital twins could...

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Topics: Cybersecurity, Digital Health, Health IT, Healthcare System, Patient / Consumer, Privacy / Security, Provider, Survey / Study, Technology, Trends
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