Healthcare IT

The Trouble with mHealth…

  With the potential to contribute to streamlining care and improving outcomes, mHealth is frequently referred to being a saviour of... Read more

Survey Finds Privacy and Security Key Barriers to Interoperability

  The exchange of health information between hospitals and other provider organisations could result in more efficient delivery of care.... Read more

Voice Assistants: Healthcare Friend or Foe?

Voice assistants are used for a variety of reasons, from helping users do simple web search to keeping track of business meetings (similar... Read more

How the Human Body Can Make Data Networks Safer

Use of wearable devices such as smartwatches, wristbands, remote sensors, medical devices and the like makes it easier for individuals to... Read more

The Pitfalls of AI in Healthcare: Bias and Faulty Anonymisation

  Artificial intelligence (AI) is increasingly used in healthcare, from improving the diagnosis of disease to making innovations in treatment.... Read more

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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

The novel coronavirus pandemic continues to spread like wildfire in the U.S., causing panic and chaos among hardest-hit communities. While everyone - individuals, families, businesses, and the government - are busy trying to contain the virus, opportunistic criminals have come out to wreak havoc on an already stressful situation. Scammers prey on... Read more

The annual congress of the Health Information Systems Society (HIMSS) pledged that the show must go on while announcing that President Donald Trump will hold an address.   This will be the first address at HIMSS from an incumbent president and looks like a welcome success for a leadership under some pressure. But, in light of the numerous... 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

From Our Journals

 Jordi Piera Jiménez

New Catalonian Digital Health Strategy: A Presentation

Summary: The Digital Health Strategy for Catalonia (Spain) is one of...

 Frank Roebroek

Early Human Resources Involvement In M&A Essential For Success

With Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) activity at a high in healthcare...

 Tim Cunningham

Critical compassion

The Compassionate Care Initiative at the University of Virginia...

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent

From Hydroxychloroquine and Remdesivir to Plasma Administration

Clinicians are faced with a serious disease with no effective therapy....

Prof. Nilesh Mehta

Quality improvement in the PICU – a primer for intensivists

Quality improvement provides tools that help the transformation of an...

Prof. Stefan Heinemann

Future medicine, today's healthcare

Is the “Smart Hospital” a chance for change? Prof. Heinemann explains...

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