On January 1st, Iceland took over the Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers. This intergovernmental organisation plays an important role in promoting innovations, health data integration, and cooperation between all major stakeholders in the Nordic healthcare. The Icelandic Health Minister elaborates on his vision to future health in the Nordic region, the Nordic strengths, Iceland's plans for the Presidency with regards to health innovations, and the coming collaboration with Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies
AR is already in dentist clinics, nursing, medical imaging and education, pediatrics, remote surgeries. In the future, AR is likely to be taken out of operating rooms onto smartphones. Patients will see how time and unhealthy lifestyles may affect their bodies
AI in detection and diagnostics, in health trends analysis, personal health assistants, care chatbots, potential adoption is immense. An experienced practitioner elaborates upon AI advancement in the near future, on the challenges that await. Will AI manage and rule the healthcare of tomorrow, to what extent and how?