Technology

Turning night into day

20 September, 2018 by Laini Bennett

Working nightshift is par for the course for healthcare clinicians. But what if there was a way to turn night into day?


IoT and blockchain: unique opportunities for healthcare

19 September, 2018 by Michael Walker*

Technological disruption, fuelled by the Internet of Things (IoT) and Blockchain, is impacting all aspects of the healthcare value chain in game-changing ways.


Implementing the vulnerability concept in health and social care

18 September, 2018 by Hamish Robertson*

The ability to focus on vulnerabilities allows appropriate responses to the complexities of patients, clients and carers to be developed.


Health services sign 20-year strategic partnership agreements

14 September, 2018 by | Supplied by: Philips Healthcare

The agreements will provide lifecycle management, financing, maintenance and performance optimisation for all major imaging solutions across nine hospitals.


Muscular dystrophy — dogs take the lead

07 September, 2018 by

CRISPR gene editing restored muscle function in dogs with DMD to near-normal levels in the heart, diaphragm and other muscles; a cure for kids is close.


Advantech 24″ PAX-324 Medical Grade Surgical Monitor

01 September, 2018 by | Supplied by: Advantech Australia Pty Ltd

The PAX-324 monitor is designed to deliver medical images of optimal quality and provide precise representation of greyscale images. It supports a full HD resolution of 1920 x 1200 at 60 Hz.


AQUAAIR oil-free air compressors

01 September, 2018 by | Supplied by: Cleveland Compressed Air Services

AQUAAIR oil-free air compressors are designed to provide a clean air supply for patients in operation rooms and medical practices, while offering secure availability and sustainably cost-effective production.


My Health is shifting the control paradigm

29 August, 2018 by Bianca Phillips*

Once the majority of Australians have a My Health Record, and more practitioners use the system, a new paradigm for health data control will emerge.


Want to innovate? No need to reinvent the wheel

20 August, 2018 by Laini Bennett | Supplied by: Oracle Australia

When it comes to innovation, it is okay for healthcare organisations to look for inspiration from other industries and organisations.


iNAP sleep therapy unit

20 August, 2018 by | Supplied by: Somnics

For patients experiencing sleep apnoea, finding a quiet, lightweight and comfortable solution is a must.


Sigma Care Dialysis Chair

13 August, 2018 by | Supplied by: Sigma-Care Development Co. Ltd.

Sigma Care has designed a dialysis chair to maximise patient comfort.


Digital transformation for quality and safety

07 August, 2018 by Dr Clair Sullivan, Amy Barnett, Michelle Winning, Lynne Wall, Dr Andrew Staib*

Australia has a profound shortage of practising clinical informaticians, required to help transform siloed digital healthcare systems into system-wide networks.


IoT tech: preventing errors in health care

07 August, 2018 by George Pepes* | Supplied by: Zebra Technologies

With the help of IoT technology, healthcare personnel can deliver accurate and error-free treatments or medical procedures.


Lite-med Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripter (ESWL)

06 August, 2018 by | Supplied by: Lite-Med Inc.

Lite-med's ESWL crumbles kidney stones painlessly and without requiring anaesthesia.


Exciting innovation in healthtech

06 August, 2018 by

We meet three healthtech entrepreneurs who are seeking to positively impact the healthcare industry with their innovative services.


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