Healthcare organizations are challenged to deliver profitable services, while keeping in step with continual shifts in both technology and the healthcare industry. Providers need to support new IoMT devices, offer telemedicine services, manage mergers, and securely connect with an ecosystem of partners. Masergy gives you agility and control with innovative solutions that deliver the flexibility, visibility, and control essential in today’s changing landscape.
Healthcare IT is under pressure like never before with telehealth, SaaS applications, and connected medical devices straining the network and security. New research from IDG reveals these challenges and the strategies leaders are taking to enable digital care in 2021.
Patients and payors are demanding faster, more accurate diagnosis and the use of AI and big data is opening new doors to advance care. The use of health sensors and IoMT is expanding the real-time collection of critical healthcare data, facilitating proactive care and enabling remote services. Masergy’s SD-WAN for healthcare enables clinicians and patients to connect and share data securely while allowing IT teams to prioritize healthcare application performance, dynamically managing bandwidth allocation to meet changing needs across the network.
1 billion telemedicine interactions by the end of 2020
Telehealth is bridging the gap between patients, doctors, and health systems. As the demand for virtual doctor visits skyrocket, the need for the network to support high-quality video conferencing becomes increasingly important. Masergy’s Unified Communications solutions are powered by Webex technology and embedded into the SD-WAN platform, delivering perfect communications with <1 millisecond of jitter, 100% in-sequence packet delivery, and 100% uptime.
Hospitals, physician practices, pharmaceuticals, medical technology firms, and payors–including insurance companies and Medicare/Medicaid–all form a highly complex web of involved parties essential to the delivery of patient care. Connecting and securing all relevant data in ways that support quality care and profitable operations are challenges today. Masergy provides a complete solution for healthcare organizations, combining reliable and secure connectivity in the cloud, at the edge, and in the data center.
Cyberattacks on healthcare have spiked 45% since November 2020--double that of other industries.
Healthcare records are 46 times more valuable than any other record. And HIPAA regulations impose steep fines for mishandling patient data. From patient records to IoT data and financial records, healthcare providers must address information security concerns before anything else. Masergy’s SD-WAN for healthcare has security built-in , with firewalls at points of vulnerability as well as 24/7 threat monitoring and response services.
Healthcare IT leaders are reducing the complexity of digital transformation by addressing UC, the network, and security in one unified strategy.
With telemedicine and more medical devices, healthcare IT is under more pressure. Here’s how healthcare companies use Masergy to enable digital care.
Healthcare organizations must balance the need to be always connected with the need to ensure patient privacy. Masergy helps with it all.