Healthcare IT
Healthcare apps

German Doctors To Prescribe Health Apps in ‘World First’

  The German healthcare system is undergoing several digital upgrades this year in order to improve the service.   One of the key features... Read more

WEF 2020

Most Companies Have No AI Plan: WEF Promotes AI Toolkit

Global technology investment is rising to $52bln in the next three years, and expected to double the annual growth rates of major economies over... Read more

Big Data in Breakthrough Cancer Detection Tool

Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have used big data analytics to devise a personalised tool for prediction of cancer,... Read more

Blockchain

Swiss Hospitals Successfully Trial Blockchain Medical Device Tracking

Swiss hospitals have announced successful processing on a trial of medical device orders via the Blockchain.   The Cantonal Hospital Winterthur,... Read more

EIT Health

EIT Awards €6 mln to Health Start-ups

EIT Health has awarded 120 health start-ups €6 mln to fast track innovative products and services to the market under the umbrella of... Read more

Latest Journals

Previous Next

Blog Posts

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

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

 Samna Ghani

The future of healthcare: Turning challenges into opportunities

Providing value-based care will be one of the driving forces in the...

 Roland Burgers

Supply purchasing for intensive care centres

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

 Sonia Belfiore

Patients' Rights Have No Borders

Seeking Healthcare in Another Member State   The diversity of...

Prof. Stefan Heinemann

Fighting the Supervillain with Everyone’s Superpowers

The new superheroes of today – those on the frontlines of the COVID-19...

Prof. Hans Kristian Flaatten

Lessons From the “Very Old Intensive Care Patients” (VIP) Project

An overview of the VIP project that studies a subgroup of patients ...

Dr. Dong Chan Kim

Hot Topics in Critical Care Medicine in Korea

12th Congress of World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical...

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.