Healthcare IT
EHR Systems: From Record to Plan

EHR Systems: From Record to Plan

For the medical community, overwhelming amounts of information that needs to be processed has been one of the challenges exacerbated... Read more

Northern Ireland to Get Digital Integrated Care Record

Northern Ireland to Get Digital Integrated Care Record

After four years of planning, Northern Ireland’s Health and Social Care system (HSCNI) achieved a milestone in its digital transformation announcing... Read more

Contact Tracing: Looking into Technologies and Adoption

Contact Tracing: Looking into Technologies and Adoption

The choice of the mobile technology used for contact tracing substantially affects the social and economic cost of quarantine policies,... Read more

Better Outcomes Through Patient Portals

Better Outcomes Through Patient Portals

Online patient portals help healthcare providers to reduce the time patients spend in the facility and to cut medical costs, a new study... Read more

COVID-19 Exit Strategy Simulator Available Online

COVID-19 Exit Strategy Simulator Available Online

An online tool simulates COVID-19 exit strategy planning for nearly 100 countries assessing various restrictive measures implemented in... Read more

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In this space I will explore monthly topics, from concepts to technologies, related to the necessary steps to build Digital Healthcare Systems. For this month, I have invited Mr Giorgio Cangioli to co-author a brief article on Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR), as hospitals and their interconnections are a critical asset and next... Read more

It’s time to address the Amazon in the room Anyone who has been to the future can predict what Amazon will do next. However, to the skilled observer, all the pieces are laid out—the elements are on the table. It will simply be a connect-the-dots moment to realise the big bang that we are about to experience. For the last 25 years,... Read more

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 April 2021, I have invited João Santinha to co-author a brief article on ‘AI, Medical Liability, in a "Moving" Image’. We dive into the December 2020 topic and focus on the medical liability... Read more

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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

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Dr. Mihai Ștefan

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A primer on next generation sequencing data analytics

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Singapore: Transformative Shifts in Healthcare Management

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eHealth – transforming healthcare in disruptive times

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Dr. Fernando Suarez Sipmann

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In this article we describe the characteristics of the interaction between...

 Lukas Martin

Rethinking Critical Care - Use and Challenges of Artificial Intelligence

Why digitalisation of intensive care medicine means less rather than more...

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