Among the many benefits, the digitization of health records enhanced patient care and improved public health. Medical procedures done previously now automated by technology extends new exciting solutions. Though ethical issues sometimes had to be negotiated.

There is not one future, but many. Including the ease of workflow through big data analytics. The shift from paper to electronic health records reduces healthcare costs improve the quality of life. The data collected from a variety of sources that are expandable then processed are used for analytics in predicting epidemics. An interesting imperative, individuals generate better health awareness population-sized markets avoiding preventable deaths.