Technology > Health Informatics

IoT tech: preventing errors in health care

07 August, 2018 by George Pepes*

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

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.

Lite-med Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripter (ESWL)

06 August, 2018

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

St. Francis ST-LED 70 series operating lamp

30 July, 2018

The St. Francis ST-LED 70 series operating lamp offers a green energy alternative for surgery.

The future is at hand

24 July, 2018

Of all the sectors that automation is set to transform in the coming years, medicine is perhaps the most exciting. We bring you the latest developments.

ZCON i-GlucoPal Cloud health management

23 July, 2018

i-GlucoPal provides a convenient, blood-free means of monitoring blood sugar levels.

Technology industry leaders join forces

20 July, 2018

A new alliance will help promote and grow the IT sector in Australia.

A Day in the Life of Chris Barakat from Healthshare

16 July, 2018

Barakat meets with healthcare stakeholders including practitioners, hospitals, pharma and more to help solve their health system issues through technology.

Advantech makes Top 100 Healthcare IT list in US

11 July, 2018

Advantech was very pleased, but not surprised, to find itself on the 2018 Healthcare Informatics 100 list.

Healthcare innovation contributes $4bn to economy

05 July, 2018

A surge in healthcare innovation has contributed a windfall to the Australian economy in the past year.

My Health Record — improving health outcomes for all Australians

29 June, 2018

Harnessing the power of the information revolution is one of the first priorities for governments seeking to improve the safety and efficiency of healthcare.

UK data protection law takes effect

04 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

UK citizens will be able to demand free access to data held on them by organisations under a new data protection law coming into effect.

At the cutting edge

04 June, 2018 by Rebecca Laborde*

Since the discovery of CRISPR technology, research into genomic science and novel therapy development has exploded. Dr Rebecca Laborde explains the science behind CRISPR and how it is encouraging research innovation.

InterSystems recognised by KLAS as A-list vendor

23 May, 2018

InterSystems has been named by KLAS Research as an 'A-list' vendor within KLAS's newly released report, Decision Insights 2018.

Sabotage from within

15 May, 2018 by Kevin Cunningham*

IT strategies that meet the bare minimum compliance regulations are not an option for healthcare organisations, or they may find themselves fending off attacks from within.

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