Search Tag: Telemedicine

IT Management

Chatbot Use in Mental Health: Decisive Factors

2020 06 Jul

Fully automated conversational agents (CAs), also known as bots or chatbots, now commonly assist consumers when doing online shopping and banking transactions, as well as in making doctors' appointments.   You might also like: Healthcare Data: Creating a Learning Healthcare Ecosystem   A new area where intelligent chatbots can... Read more

IT Management

UAE to Pioneer the Region’s First Virtual Hospital

2020 12 Mar

  A major telecommunications provider is in talks with the UAE government to provide virtual hospital services in the region.   Du, which provides commercial Internet and entertainment services to customers across the UAE, revealed the proposed collaboration following the Arab Health conference in January, where both parties signed a memorandum... Read more

IT Management

Israeli Hospital Prepares Telemedicine for COVID-19

2020 12 Feb

WHO renamed COVID-19 on February 11 in a bid to avoid inaccuracies or de-stigmatisation stemming from the name of the coronavirus.   Meanwhile, the respiratory virus has opened doors to technological applications that range from telemedicine to AI integration.   You might also like: Novel Coronavirus: New Name, New... Read more

Executive Health Management

Healthcare 2030: Transformation in the Next Decade

2020 29 Jan

2020 marks the start of a new decade and, with factors such as the Silver Tsunami, digitalisation and emerging technologies that still have to prove their worth in the mix, it’s one which will be game-changing. HealthManagement.org spoke to four experts on what changes they think will lead to the most beneficial transformation in healthcare over the... Read more

ICU Management

Redefining the role of hospitals - innovating in population health

2018 21 Aug

The 27th EAHM Congress looks at providing healthcare to a changing population and adapting to digitisation With the 27th European Association of Hospital Managers (EAHM) Congress being held in Cascais, Lisbon at the end of September, HealthManagement interviews Alexandre Lourenço, President of hosting organisation, the Portuguese Association... Read more

Health Management

Harnessing the power of connected care and telehealth

2018 25 Jan

M a j or c o n g r e ss f ocu s es o n t e l e h e a l t h d e v e l op m e n t s. Connec t ed ca r e and t elehealth a r e playing a k ey r ole in the r apidly changin g healthca r e   sector,  ... Read more

Executive Health Management

C-suite: Key Challenges in Coming Year

2016 19 Dec

Healthcare executives say staffing shortages and rising prescription drug costs are among the leading challenges they have to contend with in 2017, according to a new survey by Premiere Inc. Another major concern is "interoperability", with nearly 60 percent of those surveyed saying their organisations are unable to access ambulatory data from their... Read more