Healthcare IT
HIMSS Report on Healthcare Cybersecurity Threats

HIMSS Report on Healthcare Cybersecurity Threats

Already burdened by the unprecedented challenges from the COVID-19 crisis, healthcare organisations also were hit by a barrage of significant security... Read more

Virtual Hospital for COVID-19 Care

Virtual Hospital for COVID-19 Care

The COVID-19 pandemic puts much strain on healthcare resources. One way to expand hospital bed capacity is through the use of telemedicine.... Read more

Investing in New Technology: When, Why and How?

Investing in New Technology: When, Why and How?

Faced with abundance of technologies on the market, healthcare leaders should weigh their adoption decisions carefully. There are five... Read more

Benefits of Mathematical Optimisation in Healthcare

Benefits of Mathematical Optimisation in Healthcare

Healthcare is playing catch-up with other industries – airline, retail, manufacturing – in terms of research and investment in artificial... Read more

Patient Photo in EHR: Impact on Errors

Patient Photo in EHR: Impact on Errors

Displaying patient photos in the electronic health record (EHR) banner not only enhances a physician's ability to correctly identify patients.... Read more

Latest Journals

Previous Next

Blog Posts

In this space I explore monthly topics, from concepts to technologies, related to the necessary steps to build Digital Healthcare Systems. For the month of January 2021, I look onto liability issues of artificial intelligence (AI) use in hospitals; next month we will explore why a ‘Societal Health’ perspective is key in the maturation and resilience... Read more

In this space I will explore monthly topics, from concepts to technologies, related to the necessary steps to build Digital Healthcare Systems. For the month of December 2020, I have invited Dr Paula Amorim to co-author this inaugural column. She will share her view on ‘the challenges and opportunities of integrating telerehabilitation in rehabilitation... Read more

Almost overnight businesses across the globe had to rethink their operations, as COVID-19 caused profound disruption; across communities, how we engage, the way we work, our healthcare systems, our economy…  The rapidly changing environment has been a catalyst for change as it transformed the global health community’s acceptance and use of... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

IT Management

Taking the Mystery Out of Machine Learning

2017 06 Apr

Radiologists have been taught to fear machine learning.  It means what it says, a machine can learn.  It is an inherently frightening concept.  It is almost a shame to put such a label on the process, because it is not really new.  Remember Fuzzy Logic?  Neural Networks?  We were all impressed that a computer could recognize the letter “A”, but that... Read more

IT Management

Seven Steps to a More Efficient and Resilient IT Solution

2017 20 Feb

Efficient patient-centric care models require consolidating mountains of data. Acquisitions and regionalization further compound the challenge. How does an organization capitalize on what could easily become a liability?   Fredrik Gustavsson, Sectra CTO, sums up the answer simply, “Don’t buy technology. Buy solutions for your clinical pathways.”... Read more

IT Management

Canterbury Hospital, Australia

2016 15 Nov

Located in Sydney’s Inner west, Canterbury Hospital has just over 200 beds. DT Research and its partner, HPA supplied 49 Carts with DT592BU Medical-Cart Computers to Canterbury in June 2016. Canterbury uses Surginet (Cerner) for theatre & recovery eMR applications on their PC’s Source & Image Credit:  DT Research Read more

From Our Journals

Dr. Brian O’Gara

Airway Pressure Release Ventilation: What's Good About It?

The use of APRV has many proposed benefits for patients with lung injury....

Dr. Claire Thomas

The Accelerate Pheno™ system in clinical practice: fast and accurate turnaround for critical results

Our clinical experiences of using the Accelerate Pheno™ system have...

 Roland Burgers

Supply purchasing for intensive care centres

A purchasing portfolio for more effective and efficient (medical)...

Dr. Pierre-Michael Meier

Deconstruction of business processes to disruption of business models

How healthcare IT can impact business models.  What is the potential...

 Reed Smith

Social media: getting it right in the marketing plan

Leveraging digital resources is the key to successful marketing Reed...

Dr. Erik Kongsgård

A Value-Based Approach to Atrial Fibrillation

Enhancing Atrial Fibrillation Procedure Flow Garners Profound Results...

healthcare IT management, information technology management, healthcare IT practiceLearn about acquiring, analyzing and protecting information vital to quality patient care. Practice Articles, Events and more.