Emerging media is also having a profound influence on the world’s healthcare delivery system. From an educational standpoint medical schools are employing "serious gaming" to train medical students on patient diagnostic techniques and medical procedures.
The use of mobile applications (apps) is predicted to have a significant impact on the healthcare system: (1) improved access to care; (2) improved patient engagement; (3) new provider business models; (4) reduced Medicare fraud; and, (5) improved patient safety.
New Mexico welcomes software and mobile app development companies to the state. New Mexico is home to world class technology based healthcare.