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IT Management

Advantech Acquires South Korea Medical Display Company Kostec

2017 03 Jan

Global intelligent systems leader Advantech (2395.TW) has announced it will acquire a 60% stake in South Korea's medical display company Kostec. The combination of Kostec’s medical display expertise and its great business exposure in South Korea, Southeast Asia, and North American markets, together with Advantech’s global brand and comprehensive sales,... Read more

IT Management

Mobile Solution for Nursing Care, Improving Efficiency and Patient Safety

2016 13 Nov

Advantech, a leading provider of medical computing systems for digital healthcare applications, is pleased to announce the cooperation between Mobitrace and Advantech with regard to the Mobitrace Solution and the Advantech medical tablets, like the MICA-071 Pocket Pad. Mobitrace, a Belgian company is an innovative healthcare IT provider focusing on... Read more

IT Management

HIMSS 2017

2016 02 Sep

HIMSS17: Where the brightest minds in healthcare and IT meet.HIMSS North America, a business unit within HIMSS, positively transforms health and healthcare through the best use of information technology in the United States and Canada. As a cause-based non-profit, HIMSS North America provides thought leadership, community building, professional development,... Read more

IT Management

Cloud Computing for First Responders

2016 06 Jul

The ability to process huge quantities of visual electronic data rapidly and efficiently following man-made and natural disasters could spell the difference between life and death for survivors. Visual data created by security cameras, mobile devices and aerial video provide useful data for first responders and law enforcement. Such data is critical... Read more

ICU Management

Anesthesia, Made to Measure-The Data Helping Tailor Your Anaesthesia

2016 31 May

Going under anesthetic is a common, necessary but sometimes daunting experience for many patients. Despite advancements in anesthesia delivery, patients can still suffer from side effects, including a longer than normal emergence from the effects of the anesthetic, vomiting or even, at the more serious but much less frequent end, damage to brain cells.... Read more

IT Management

Best Cloud for Your Digital Strategy

2016 11 Jan

Cloud plays an important role in any hospital's digital transformation. The technology can help improve workflows and provide access to new information for better patient care, while maintaining security and required governance, according to an article in HealthcareBusinessTech.com.   "While most think of the public cloud when they hear the term, cloud... Read more

IT Management

Demand for Digital Connection

2015 06 Oct

Americans prefer doctors who are digitally savvy and demand a connected healthcare experience, a new Surescripts survey finds. Sixty-eight percent of the more than 1,000 respondents to the nationwide survey say that practices that have adopted technology to replace outdated methods of administrative tasks, such as scheduling appointments online, provide... Read more

Executive Health Management

IT Training Rises for Healthcare Managers

2015 23 Jul

There has been an increase in specialist training programs for healthcare executives which is primarily driven by the need to hone the digital skill of managers. More and more healthcare organisations are now adapting to technological change and realise that in order to be successful, their strategies need to be shaped by technological advancements... Read more