Search Tag: eHealth

IT Management

More than 50% EU hospitals underfund IT

2017 24 Nov

Hospitals across Europe in general consider IT as an enabler to improve patient safety and care. And even though deployment of big-ticket technologies – notably EHRs and eHealth tools – is on the rise, many provider organisations continue to make do with tight IT budgets.  As Robert Brauer, HIMSS Analytics Research and Quality Assurance Coordinator... Read more

IT Management

Common cybersecurity weak spots and how to tackle them

2017 01 Nov

Maintaining the safety and protection of IT systems that keep important health information requires discipline. This is especially true in this era of the Internet of Things (Iot), when more and more eHealth devices and other gadgets get connected to a provider organisation's IT system or network. Thus, ensuring that these connected devices are secure... Read more

IT Management

2017 03 Oct

A couple of weeks ago I dropped my phone on a scorching pile of sand as one does when trying to manoeuvre a small niece (toys included), an extra-large beach tote, fishing gear, keys, lunch, water and coffee. Naturally, I grabbed the phone while fighting off a panic attack because the coffee fell right on top. Praying in several religions and dimensions,... Read more

Executive Health Management

Paris Healthcare Week 2018

2017 15 Aug

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Executive Health Management

Healthcare Business International - HBI 2018

2017 02 Aug

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IT Management

2017 19 Jul

I have been a member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for many years but when at conferences, still, I am met with disbelief when people ask me about my field of work and I reply: "I am a physician".  Admittedly my one-in-three on call days are behind me and my focus has shifted to the more theoretical, academic field of Digital... Read more

IMAGING Management

Sectra Strengthens Presence in Canada

2017 27 May

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (STO: SECT B) has established a new direct sales operation entitled Sectra Canada Inc. An increased local presence will enable Sectra to focus and tailor its offerings to the specific workflow requirements of the Canadian market. The office will be located in Toronto and is expected to... Read more