Healthcare IT

IT and Clinician Collaboration for Better Workflow

Consumerism is a growing trend in healthcare , which is not surprising given the industry's shift towards value-based care model. As a result,... Read more

The Potential of Human Body Communication in mHealth

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

Authorities Eye Indonesian Healthcare Blockchain Pilot

An Indonesian island is upping the innovation stakes with a healthcare Blockchain project for local citizens . Batam, located a short boat... Read more

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

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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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 Sherry Polhill

Lab automisation opens new revenue doors

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 Eileen Kelly

Prolonged Intubation and Tracheostomy in COVID-19 Survivors

Consequences and Recovery of Laryngeal Function Intubation and tracheostomy...

Dr John Joseph (JJ) Coughlan

Communication in the Time of Corona - The Rise of the Virtual Clinic

In this article, we discuss some aspects of note with regard to virtual...

Dr. Renske Wiersema

Clinical assessment of critically ill patients by whole-body ultrasonography

In this article we focus on the evidence of whole-body ultrasonography...

Prof. Todd Dorman

Critical Care Education and Leadership

Todd Dorman takes office as President of the Society of Critical Care Medicin

Prof. Hiroyuki Murata

Smart Ageing International Research Centre

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