Search Tag: digitalisation

IT Management

GDPR-friendly Patient Data: Finland Leads the Way

2019 18 Jun

  Patient data is one of the keystones to streamlining and making healthcare more effective. But, added to in-house operational obstacles is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which imposes stringent restrictions on data use across sectors.   A leader in healthcare digitalisation and, patient data collection and use in particular,... Read more

Executive Health Management

Healthcare and industry partner for tech innovation

2019 22 May

Implementing emerging technologies in healthcare: incentives, challenges and successes  How a healthcare hub can bring industry and healthcare together to foster tech exploration and development for better care. Technology opens up new opportunities, and we expect implementation. Use of the new possibilities is now taken for... Read more

IT Management

Topol: NHS has no time to waste

2019 19 Feb

With healthcare technologies (including genomics) expected to have a significant impact on patient care over the next two decades, the NHS must now focus on building a digitally-ready workforce to use these new technologies and maximise their benefits, says The Topol Review , a new report by Eric Topol , MD, Executive VP and Professor, Molecular... Read more

Executive Health Management

Medical experts once again were “spoiled for choice” at MEDICA and COMPAMED

2018 16 Nov

Once again, decision makers of the international healthcare industry were “spoiled for choice” when it came to the themes at the world’s largest medical trade fair MEDICA and the internationally leading supplier trade fair COMPAMED in Düsseldorf. On the four days of the fair, around 120,000 visitors (with an international share of approx. two... Read more

Executive Health Management

The future of healthcare: Turning challenges into opportunities

2018 23 May

Providing value-based care will be one of the driving forces in the future as highlighted by Siemens Healthineers professionals Dr. Ghada Trotabas, Dr. Arthur Kaindl, and Dr. Jonathan Darer at Healthcare Business International (HBI) 2018.   The biggest challenge facing healthcare is the need to improve value for patients. Healthcare systems today... Read more

Health Management

AI and healthcare technology in India: opportunities, challenges, and emerging trends

2018 23 May

This piece describes the unique opportunities and challenges for artificial intelligence (AI) and digital health technology in India, describes some success stories, and brings up some current trends.   With its vast inequalities in healthcare distribution, glaring lack of trained healthcare clinicians and infrastructure, and low government spending... Read more