𝗧𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗸𝙁𝘼𝙎𝙏. “Wearable” health monitors are likely to be in all of our futures. Big time! As this article clearly demonstrates, there are a lot of reasons for this. https://www.healthdigest.com/1034975/why-healthcare-wearables-are-in-your-future/
Key is the role that these devices will play in rounding out the patient picture for physicians treating them via telehealth. That sounds like a win-win. Somewhat spooky, on the other hand, is the report that insurance companies also have a growing interest in these devices. Inquiring minds could be concerned about what the insurance companies will do with the data the devices yield.
The economic impact of the increased use of these devices is clearly going to be profound. Their sale will generate billions of dollars, and will likely save that much or more by replacing in person health visits. Keep your eyes on this one!