Healthcare IT

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

The Impact of Technology on Medical Careers

The Impact of Technology on Medical Careers

With artificial intelligence and telemedicine gaining a foothold in healthcare, there are fears about technology easing medical professionals... Read more

Blockchain Protecting Telemedicine

Telemedicine offers an opportunity for medical institutions to optimise delivery of care, especially for patients living in areas where healthcare... Read more

How to Fix Internal Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities

Healthcare remains a favourite hunting ground for hackers. The month of April (2019) saw a record high number of 44 healthcare data breaches,... Read more

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The concept of digital healthcare puts patients, their personal needs and demands for convenience and speed at the centre, which is why investing in custom software solutions is such a popular business strategy today. But digitisation in healthcare is so much more than just a passing trend. Instead, it is a vital ingredient of the success of each healthcare... Read more

It’s 2022 and public health is undergoing an unprecedented digital transformation. It’s a road already taken before Covid-19, but during the first quarter of 2020 in the U.S. telehealth visits increased by 154% (CDC, 2020). If you are in a business in the healthcare industry , you probably feel the pressure to provide or use technology that works... Read more

In 2014, Stephen Hawking had warned that ‘the development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race’. 1 A bold statement indeed, but if we focus on the term ‘full’, we’ll understand that if not designed properly, certain level of autonomy that could be difficult to control and can be extremely damaging to fundamental... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Thales’s End-to-End Comprehensive Offer for Connected Radiology

2022 15 Jun

As in many sectors, the COVID crisis has substantially changed the way of working, with an increasing need for digital solutions to guaranty continuity of services. The same applies for the medical domain. During the pandemic, clinicians maintained the link with patients, conducting remote consultations, but raising a huge concern with... Read more

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

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

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Prof. Stephen Baker

A Gentle Warning

Summary: Professor Stephen Baker provides an overview on how artificial...

 James Mucklow

General Data Protection Regulation and healthcare

What could the new data protection law mean for health sector leaders?...

Prof. Peter Vermeir

Crisis Communication: Challenges, Priorities and Perspectives

Summary: Communication during a crisis is always a challenge...

 Vito Cantisani

Update on medical student education

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 Samna Ghani

COVID-19 Global Response – Strengths, Weaknesses, Success and Failure

An overview of the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic – the...

 Staff Editor

Harmonisation of Lab Medicine Across Europe

Under EU Directive 2013/55/EU, harmonisation of lab medicine across Europe...

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