Healthcare IT

Cybersecurity: Key Best Practices for Protecting Health Data

With digital technology now widely used in healthcare, from doctor appointment scheduling apps to telehealth systems, risks of patient data... Read more

Connecting Data through Crowdsourcing for AI Development

Large data sets are essential in developing artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms and tools for use in healthcare. Presagen, an AI medical... Read more

The Politics of Tech Adoption in Healthcare

A new report looking into the development and use of emerging technologies, notably artificial intelligence (AI), for healthcare has revealed... Read more

9 Tech Trends Taking off in 2020

Technology continues to transform healthcare through increased efficiency in work processes, leading to better delivery of care. For the... Read more

Google Acquires Fitbit

Tech giant Google's formal purchase of Fitbit, the world's second largest wearable maker, in a deal worth $2.1 billion, finally put an end... Read more

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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

Important response to COVID-19 The thought of returning to pre-COVID conditions is on everyone’s mind. This includes business owners who have been hard hit by the pandemic. However, they have also pivoted and acclimatised well during this period.   They have been able to do so through, among other things, digital marketing. The... 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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Prof Florencio Travieso

How Data Intelligence Will Be Crucial for Predicting the Next Pandemic

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 Georges Espada

#CountOnUs: Creating New Paths and Partnerships to Solve Extraordinary Challenges

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 Estelle Huchet

Opportunities and Risks of Digital Health: Older People’s Perspective

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Dr. Pierre-Michael Meier

Deconstruction of business processes to disruption of business models

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

Prof. Robert Pearl

Artificial Intelligence in healthcare: What is versus what will be

Artificial intelligence will alter healthcare as we know it, augmenting...

 Christian Lovis

COVID-19 Care Continuum

Think back to January 1, 2020. Can you even remember what the outlook...

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