Epworth HealthCare spinal surgeons use digital robotic platform

24 November, 2021

Epworth HealthCare spinal surgeons are being aided by a new digital robotic platform, effectively giving them an extra set of hands in theatre.

Digital health accelerator appoints international advisory committee

24 November, 2021

ANDHealth has appointed its inaugural International Investment Advisory Committee (IIAC), which will provide critical insights and frontline industry experience to the MRFF funded ANDHealth Digital Health Accelerator Fund and associated ANDHealth+ program.

Siemens launches CT scanner with photon-counting tech

22 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Siemens Ltd

Siemens Healthineers has launched Naeotom Alpha, claimed to be the world's first photon-counting CT scanner.

SA Health to roll out comms tech

16 November, 2021

SA Health, in partnership with the Australian Digital Health Agency, has trialled secure messaging technology and is now rolling it out in a staged approach.

Digital health consumer app to launch in 2022

15 November, 2021

The Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA) has partnered with Chamonix to develop a digital health consumer mobile app.

Health care at the edge

10 November, 2021 by Nathan Steiner, Head of Systems Engineering ANZ | Supplied by: Veeam Pty Ltd

The pandemic has exposed the healthcare industry across the Asia–Pacific region, which is continuing to stretch to breaking point across the board.

Mobile health monitoring

05 November, 2021 by Sebastian Krueger, Asia Pacific Vice President | Supplied by: Paessler

The pandemic led to a significant increase in workloads at hospitals across Australia, forcing them to quickly improve the speed and efficiency of their workflows.

Digital health project hopes to improve hospital decision-making

04 November, 2021

A DHCRC research project is set to apply health informatics solutions to decision-making in hospitals with an aim to deliver safer and more effective patient care.

Getinge Australia Torin OR management solution

03 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Getinge Australia Pty Ltd

Torin is a complete OR management solution that helps predict surgery times.

Human Centred Innovations MATLDA AI robot

01 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Human Centred Innovations Pty Ltd

MATLDA is an intelligent, person-centred, multilingual social robot with human-like features designed for providing holistic care services.

Eastern Health teams up with My Emergency Doctor to deliver virtual care

26 October, 2021

Melbourne's Box Hill Hospital has signed a deal with My Emergency Doctor that provides the hospital scalable access to virtual senior emergency specialists.

New system improves alertness, safety among shift workers

26 October, 2021

Monash University researchers and Opturion have developed a cloud-based rostering system to improve alertness, productivity and safety among shift workers.

DePuy Synthes, J&J Institute launch mobile training lab for surgeons, hospital staff

20 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Johnson & Johnson Medical Pty Ltd

DePuy Synthes, the Orthopaedics business unit of Johnson & Johnson Medical Australia, and the Johnson & Johnson Institute, have launched a mobile training lab bringing training directly to surgeons and their teams around Australia.

Wagga Wagga hospital trials new surgical training tech

15 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Johnson & Johnson Medical Pty Ltd

Calvary Riverina Hospital in Wagga Wagga is trialling telementoring equipment for surgical training.

Half of Australians comfortable receiving medical services remotely

12 October, 2021

Around 48% of Australian patients would choose to rely solely on face-to-face appointments once the country is out of the COVID-19 tunnel and half of respondents (49%) said they are now comfortable with receiving medical services remotely.

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