All eyes are fixed on Apple’s launch of their new blockbuster product on January 27, the 10 inch touch screen tablet computer.
It may be called the iTablet in the tradition of the iPod, it is being suggested and is touted as something of a game changer.
Read Write Web has suggested that this is a gadget that could transform the healthcare delivery system quite significantly; that it has that potential. This is perhaps the opportunity for tablet computers to be embedded in our hospital systems.
It is suggested that this is something that can handily be carried around by the doctor, nurse or other healthcare worker as they go from one to another patient. This could be a way to save time, money and more importantly lives, by giving medical practitioners access to up to the minute information.