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Telemedicine: Popularity, Demand and Satisfaction Hits All-Time High

Telemedicine: Popularity, Demand and Satisfaction Hits All-Time High

Telehealth usage in the last year has increased by around 6,000%. While the change was due to the Covid-19 pandemic, as healthcare providers and patients shifted to virtual from traditional office visits to reduce infection rates, patients quickly recognised other benefits to telemedicine.

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Apps are Designed to Gather your Data, says BMJ Study

Apps are Designed to Gather your Data, says BMJ Study

Researchers analysed more than 20,000 health apps and found that the vast majority - or about 88%, were built with the ability to collect or share user data, according to a study published in the British Medical Journal.  This cross-sectional study, based in Austral

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10 Key Factors to Consider When Choosing RPA Software

10 Key Factors to Consider When Choosing RPA Software

While it is widely accepted that menial tasks rob workers of time they could spend on more productive activities, time saving solutions are far and few between. However, IT experts say that when done right, RPA can banish lots of mindless chores.  Businesses use Robotic Process Automati

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Dealing with Data: How to Build a Statistical Surveillance Dashboard for COVID-19

Dealing with Data: How to Build a Statistical Surveillance Dashboard for COVID-19

When a major national or global health crisis or pandemic such as the current COVID-19 breaks out, it is important that there is an effective monitoring system in place. The proposed statistical surveillance dashboard can provide authorities and other decision makers with insights and in-dept

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How To Recover From A Ransomware Attack? 5 Top Tips

How To Recover From A Ransomware Attack? 5 Top Tips

Ransomware attacks against healthcare organisations have jumped about 45% since early November, following an alarming 71% increase in October 2020, making healthcare the number one target of ransomware attacks that month. Fending off these attacks can be incredibly difficult, but it’s not impossib

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Is Alexa Spying on You?

Is Alexa Spying on You?

In a class action lawsuit filed last week, healthcare workers alleged that their Amazon Alexa-enabled devices may have recorded their conversations – including potentially protected information - without their intent. In a storyline that could be ripped right out of Dave Egger's bests

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Siemens Healthineers: Digital Health Platforms - Capitalizing on Big Data

Siemens Healthineers: Digital Health Platforms - Capitalizing on Big Data

Modertaor Chris Brow Speakers Manish Marotkar Head Of Platform as a Service Business  Siemens Healthineers Xavier Battle Vice President Marketing & Sales at Digital Health Siemens Healthineers

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WHO Report: AI in Health - 6 Guiding Principles for its Design and Use

WHO Report: AI in Health - 6 Guiding Principles for its Design and Use

Ethics and human rights must be a part of the design, deployment, and use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the delivery of healthcare, according to the World Health Organisation’s first global report on AI in health. The WHO report, Ethics and governance of artificial intelligence for health

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