Annual yearly recap of the best health tech infographics created in 2014
Over the past 12 months, HIT Consultant has covered some of the most in-depth and well designed healthcare technology related infographics in this industry. Infographics provide a great way to display complex information or research data in a visually appealing format. Themes this year covered the gamut of healthcare technology including trends transforming health IT (EHR, meaningful use), mobile healthcare, patient engagement, big data and much more.
For our annual recap, we’ve collected 25 of our favorite healthcare technology infographics of 2014 shown below based on the following criteria:
– Valuable information
– Data Visualization & Design Creativity
– Data Sources
– Insightful key takeaways
– Popularity (number of social shares)
1. 10 Medical Innovations Transforming Healthcare in 2015
2. How Wearable Technology Is Transforming Mobile Health
Created by Career Glider features statistics on how wearable technologies is transforming mobile health, including how they’re affecting the way Americans stay active and healthy.
3. ICD-10 Could Help Track Ebola Outbreak
Illustrates the public health impact of ICD-10 in supporting the biosurveillance of the eBola outbreak created by the Coalition for ICD-10 . If the ICD-10 delay was not announced back in spring, the U.S. would be able to use the ICD-10 code for the Ebola virus – A98.4 to assess the efficacy of treatment and outcomes
4. Patient Portal Adoption: Baby Boomers vs. Millennials
Key findings from Xerox’s annual survey on the usage of electronic health records reveals differences between Millennials and Baby Boomers when it comes to online patient portals.
5. Meaningful Use Audits Could Return $33M in Incentive Payments
Meaningful Use audits could recover $33M in EHR incentives, according to data from the HHS published.