Technology > Health Informatics

Could a toilet monitor your health?

18 November, 2019

A team of metabolism scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Morgridge Institute for Research are working to drive forward personalised medicine using the health information contained in urine.


Visualising mHealth in 2019

12 November, 2019

Mobile devices are becoming an increasingly important part of modern healthcare delivery.


Ransomware attack on Vic hospitals exposes vulnerabilities

11 November, 2019 by James Bergl*

Recent ransomware attacks serve as critical reminders of the fragmentation of health services in rural areas and the vulnerabilities within these networks that can be exploited.


The security imperative for automation in health care

07 November, 2019 by Andrew Slavkovic, Solutions Engineering Manager, ANZ, CyberArk

With health care being heavy in high-volume, basic, rules-based manual process activity, it is an industry that is ripe for the intervention of robotic process automation.


Predictive software in aged care may reduce emergency visits

29 October, 2019

RMIT University, Telstra Health and the Digital Health CRC are partnering to develop analytical software that will predict deterioration and support clinical decision-making.


Holistic integration key to better healthcare solutions

29 October, 2019 by Val Jovevski, Health Segment Director, Schneider Electric Australia

Integrated technologies are helping to liberate nursing staff from administrative duties, allowing them to focus more on patient-centric care.


How embracing technology can make life easier for the healthcare sector

26 September, 2019

Healthcare workers can often feel like a very small cog in the very big machine that is the healthcare system.


New emphasis on building 'traceability' into the healthcare digital thread

24 September, 2019

The need to build product traceability into more processes within the health system has been highlighted by patients, patient groups and regulators globally.


Health informatics — more than just data

29 August, 2019 by Jacqui Jones

Digital platforms provide the healthcare industry with great opportunities to empower the patient.


Spirit Medical S900 RealView Video Otoscope

17 July, 2019

Otoscopes have moved into the 21st century with Spirit Medical's RealView Video Otoscope.


Enabling health care with artificial intelligence

16 July, 2019 by Dhannu Daniel*

Artificial intelligence (AI) is enabling people and machines to work collaboratively, thereby changing the very nature of healthcare work.


Refront Patient/Room Information Display

02 July, 2019

The Refront Patient/Room Information Display is designed to replace handwritten or printed patient nameplates and inefficient processes.


RootiRx compact ECG IP58

02 July, 2019

At just 14 g, the RootiRx is a lightweight, water-resistant, wireless single patch that captures a single-lead ECG signal continuously up to seven days.


Comdek Portable Color Oxi-Capnography

02 July, 2019

Comdek's capnography monitor has a colour TFT display showing EtCO2, SpO2, pulse, respiration, SpO2 and EtCO2 waveform.


Healthcare networks driving digital health

19 June, 2019

Health and hospital professionals are looking for connections and new networks in specialised health informatics fields.


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