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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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

From Our Journals

 João Bocas

Robotics and AI to answer healthcare challenges

With healthcare technology developing rapidly, how will it...

 Allison Gonzalez

Making the case for social work practice in the care of critically ill ICU patients

The role of the ICU social worker End-of-life issues occur frequently...

Prof. Jan De Waele

Antibiotic Resistance in the ICU: Time to Take Things Seriously!

  Multidrug resistance (MDR) is increasing worldwide and has been acknow

 Colin Wright

Person-centred approaches: a new core skills training framework

Colin Wright, Framework Development Manager at Skills for Health, provides...

Prof. Laura Oleaga

How is the Pandemic Affecting Radiology Practice?

An overview of how the Radiology Department at Hospital Clinic in Barcelona...

Dr. Rafael Vidal Perez

Telecardiology: What Could be Next?

The new way to monitor health With the COVID-19 pandemic and the lockdowns...

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