Neil Jordan is the General Manager for Worldwide Health, Microsoft. This article also appeared in eGov Innovation on 16 April 2012 http://egovasia.enterpriseinnovation.net/
Healthcare costs continue to outpace economic growth in nearly every region of the world. As the world’s population continues to grow and age, our existing healthcare systems are struggling to keep up with the growing and escalating complexities. To ensure everyone has safe and effective access to care, we must find a way to deliver high quality care in a sustainable, cost-effective way. Technology is a key enabler of this change.