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ICU Management

#EA20: Is Technology the Answer for Perioperative Patient Safety?

2020 01 Dec

One of the most enjoyable sessions at Euroanaesthesia 2020 this year was the pro-con debate. The debate this time was on the topic: is technology the final answer for perioperative patient safety? Two experts, Dr. Daniel Arnal from the  Hospital Universitario Fundación Alcorcón, Madrid, Spain, delivered the pro argument, while Prof. William Harrop-Griffiths from... Read more

Health Management

It’s Time for Open MRI

2020 22 Oct

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a powerful diagnostic tool in clinical medicine. However, MRI technology is evolving continuously. In a recent webinar organised by HealthManagement.org, Prof. Penny Gowland, Dr. Aaron Montgomery, Martyn Beckett and Marco Belardinelli looked into the strategies that could be used to maximise the... Read more

Health Management

Improving Diagnosis Through Technology

2020 29 Aug

As we continue to explore how technology can be used in the diagnostic process, we need to ensure that technology drives diagnostic quality, improving the connection between clinicians and patients in order to provide safe, effective and efficient care. Key Points With the rapid advances in healthcare technology, careful consideration... Read more

Executive Health Management

Pandemic and Technological Impotence

2020 29 Jun

Governments’ approach to nurturing and implementing innovation and technology ecosystem, in America and globally, has been flawed for several decades, and the COVID-19 pandemic exposed the far-reaching consequences of this.   You might also like: COVID19 & Tech: Will Every Business Become Health Business?   “Technology has... Read more

Health Management

COVID-19: Defining a Digital-First Approach that Adds Value

2020 23 Jun

Crises pose opportunities as well as threats. The COVID-19 outbreak is a key example. As a result, digital health use is expanding. Dramatic changes to models of patient care are occurring with new technologies, digital solutions and organisational approaches. Mobile apps are coming to the fore. The use of virtual care is likely to be consolidated.... Read more

Executive Health Management

Going ‘Liquid’ - Digital Transformation and Big Data Strategy in SJD Children’s Hospital

2020 11 May

Summary: An innovation expert talks about the challenging transformation journey of a hospital in Spain, triggered by the economic crisis and the growing digitalisation of the modern world. While realised mainly through introduction of technology, this journey is, first, about organisational innovation and change. Sant Joan de Déu (SJD)... Read more

IT Management

COVID19 & Tech: Will Every Business Become Health Business?

2020 15 Apr

A professional services company has said that technology will assist companies across all sectors be health focused after COVID-19 crisis passes.   Accenture, headquartered in Dublin, has said companies will have to put measures in place once employees return to work to ensure a secure and healthy environment.   You might also like: MIT Monitoring... Read more