Technology > Communications

Seniors adventure the world, virtually

14 July, 2020

A Melbourne-based start-up has brought the world to seniors isolated in aged-care homes via a virtual reality (VR) headset.


Digital assistant improves secure transfer of patient information

13 July, 2020

The Australian Digital Health Agency has built a Service Registration Assistant to keep healthcare service and practitioner information up to date.


Bytec Healthcare GeniCart with Keyboard Tray

01 July, 2020

The GeniCart is designed to be light and versatile, with minimal footprint and integrated cable management for non-cluttered work spaces.


Internal mailrooms: a thing of the past?

01 July, 2020 by Nadine Bucher, Bing Technologies

How can healthcare providers digitise communication, reduce costs and have staff provide more patient-centred care?


Cognitive overload, medical errors and clinical communication strategy

29 June, 2020

Chief Nursing Officer Rhonda Collins examines strategies to address cognitive overload in healthcare workers.


Is poor connectivity affecting your productivity?

22 June, 2020

With different sizes of facilities and locations, Powertec can advise government bodies on the most cost-effective wireless connectivity solutions.


Debunking COVID-19 myths with science communication

04 June, 2020

UNSW Sydney medical scientist Associate Professor Darren Saunders explains how scientists cut through the misinformation surrounding COVID‑19.


Cyber company deploys 50m digital health passports

13 May, 2020

VCode and VPlatform cybersecurity technologies will be paired with approved SARS-CoV-2 testing kits to create a COVI-PASS health passport.


The importance of quality communications

30 April, 2020 by Andy Hurt, Managing Director, Poly*, Australia and New Zealand

In times of social distancing and isolation, professionals need technology that enables them to do their job as if they were sitting in front of their patient or client.


Validity for Good grants free access to crisis comms

24 April, 2020

Validity is granting free access to its crisis communications program to ensure that critical emails arrive in inboxes, not spam folders.


Healthcare assessment tool — how connected is your facility?

08 April, 2020

Are administrative demands and complex processes preventing your hospital staff from giving your patients the safest and most effective care?


How to avoid an infection from smartphones

06 April, 2020

Healthcare organisations that let their employees use their own smartphones at work could be creating a potential vector for COVID-19 to infect people.


The imminent death of fax?

03 April, 2020 by Bradley Davis, GoLogic Group CEO

We know shared political views will divide a room and trigger conversation. Fax can elicit the same response? It's true!


Vitalcare releases IP nurse call platform

02 March, 2020

The platform enables fast communication, improved workflows and staff efficiencies, enhanced patient care and safety, and simplified implementation.


How AI can help prevent physician burnout

05 December, 2019 by Dr Simon Wallace*

AI is powering ambient clinical intelligence — it listens securely to clinician–patient conversations and provides assisted workflows, task and knowledge automation.


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