The dense population of cities stresses the provision of healthcare services and can speed up the spread of disease. The IoT can improve the monitoring of the health of a city’s population whilst giving emergency services new tools to improve their response times to emergencies. New solutions can help reduce overcrowding in hospitals and healthcare institutions, and improve the lifestyle of people with disabilities and chronic diseases. Furthermore, health providers and city managers are looking for ways to improve preventative measures such as cleanliness and reduce costs and enhance efficiency of an increasing healthcare burden.
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July 29, 2015
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