Healthcare IT

Protecting Hospitals From IT Failures

Malfunctioning software systems and those hampered by glitches threaten the economic and functional health of hospital systems. The major problems... Read more

App Uses Brainwaves To Direct Google Glass

A new app called MindRDR utilises a special headband to convert brain signals into instructions for Google Glass. The possibility exists to someday... Read more

Children's Hospital Los Angeles Makes 'Most Wired' List

Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), one of the leading paediatric hospitals in the US, has been included in the list of 'Most Wired' hospitals... Read more

Zoom On - Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD

A background in nursing and engineering bring a unique perspective to the subject of our Zoom On.  Patricia Flatley Brennan is Lillian L. Moehlman... Read more

Dutch Hospitals Selects Sectra as Regional IT Solution Partner

The Dutch healthcare group Zorggroep Leveste Middenveld, the result of the merger between Scheper Hospital Emmen and Bethesda Hospital Hoogeveen,... Read more

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  Anna Sort, nurse, healthcare gamer and app creator at Play Benefit, answers the question: How should a healthcare app developer create a product that addresses a service need and that healthcare professionals want to use?   For the past few years I've heard this discussion a lot in start-up meetings, over coffee in congresses and even with my clients.... Read more

Like other sectors whose mission depends on network-connected technology, healthcare is in crisis. In addition to the need for confidentiality, people’s lives depend on the integrity of the health information system. Incorrect decisions based on incorrect information could mean the difference between life and death. Finally, the information must be available... Read more

Anna Sort is a qualified nurse, healthcare lecturer and the director of PlayBenefit, a Barcelona-based company which uses gaming to help people heal. What are your key areas of interest and research? Video games, Engagement design, behaviour change, Placebo effect/mind power, willpower and eustress. What are the major challenges in your field? Finding... Read more

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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’sSource & Image Credit: DT Research Read more

IT Management

The Concord ICU, Australia

2016 15 Nov

The Concord Repatriation General Hospital (The Concord) is a 750 bed teaching hospital with the University of Sydney. The initial EMR rollout occurred for this site prior to HPA becoming involved. The opportunity for the ICU project came about through Dr. Mark Kol and his unique requirements for the carts. DT Research + HPA’s solution was applauded,... Read more

IT Management

Royal North Shore Hospital & Gosford Hospital, Australia

2016 15 Nov

The Royal North Shore Hospital (RNSH) is one of Sydney’s largest Public Hospitals. Located on the Lower North Shore of Sydney, RNSH has approximately 600 beds. DT Research and its partner HPA have currently supplied 170 DT593BU Medical-Cart Computers for their first roll out of Electronic Medical Records, and we envisage further will be rolled out over... Read more

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 Simona Agger Ganassi

Health and Climate Changes: The importance of the Role of the Health Sector

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 Tyler Brown, MHA

Guiding Population Health Strategy with Visual Data

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Dr. Fiona Kiernan

Resource Allocation in Healthcare: Have We Misjudged Societal Values?

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Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent, MD, PhD

Goal-Directed Therapy

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Biomarkers in Heart Failure

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Dr. Robert Wise

Fluid Resuscitation in Burns

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