Transforming healthcare: Are digital technologies capable of controlling epidemics?

By Claudio Muruzábal, President, SAP Latin America & the Caribbean Currently, we have a historic opportunity to effectively and sustainably improve healthcare in Latin America. Technology innovations that support our fight against epidemics are already available, and have been successfully used in other parts of the world. However, what do we actually need to make this possibility a reality across our region? On one hand, we must rethink the traditional approach adopted by our healthcare systems on capturing and organizing data, analyzing it and acting in real time. On the other hand, we must gain the ability to transform current healthcare processes and join forces with government agencies and public control entities to update their regulations and adapt them to […]