A very fascinating and eyeopening infographic made by compTIA shows that healthcare is big business. Not only in terms of human welfare but perhaps even more so from an economic point of view.
During the last couple of years there have been many discussions concerning healthcare in the United States and its soon to be reformed version, hiding under the name of Obama Care. However, not much attention is given to the technological developments within the healthcare sector. The importance of healthcare information technology for hospitals and physicians continues to go upwards, but so do the overall costs of the system.
Some interesting facts and figures in this matter can be found in the infographic below: