Technology

Aust health sector dominates race to invest in the metaverse

13 December, 2022

A global study has revealed that businesses within Australia's healthcare sector are ahead of other nations with plans to launch initiatives in the metaverse.


Data highlights importance of GPs, continuity of care

07 December, 2022

New data analysis shows that patients who follow up with a GP after hospitalisation are much less likely to need to return to hospital.


The role of neurofeedback in treating trauma

05 December, 2022 by Roger Gurr*

Five million Australian adults are estimated to have unresolved childhood trauma and abuse, with costs calculated at $24 billion.


Cybersecurity and patient safety: why we need to do better

30 November, 2022 by Lani Refiti, ANZ Regional Director, Claroty

Taking into account the chronic understaffing currently affecting Australian hospitals, it has never been more essential for health providers to ensure their networks are protected from malicious cyber actors.


Opinion: It's time to shift the dial on digital health

25 November, 2022 by Khaled Chakli, Director of Leadership & Policy, Australasian Institute of Digital Health

It is the right of every Australian to expect a consumer-centric, connected and digitally capable healthcare system. Australia's pandemic response proved that it's possible.


LG 31HN713D IPS Diagnostic Monitor

22 November, 2022 | Supplied by: LG Business Solutions

The LG 31HN713D IPS Diagnostic Monitor is designed to deliver accurate, efficient and convenient information, specifically for mammography.


Nationwide Huntington's disease registry to improve research

21 November, 2022

A nationwide registry to map people living with the rare, neurogenerative Huntington's disease has reached its first 100 participants.


Pain assessment app ready for hospital sector

21 November, 2022

PainChek has partnered with InterSystems IRIS for Health to integrate its application with electronic medical record (EMR) systems.


PainChek pain assessment tool

18 November, 2022 | Supplied by: PainChek

PainChek has developed a smartphone-based pain assessment and monitoring application that uses artificial intelligence and facial recognition to detect pain in those who cannot self-report.


Agili8 XRAI Vision smart glasses

17 November, 2022 | Supplied by: Agili8

The Agili8 XRAI Vision smart glasses with deep learning capabilities are designed to reduce human errors, time delays and knowledge gaps.


LiVac liver retraction device

17 November, 2022 | Supplied by: Livac Pty Ltd

The LiVac Retractor is a single-use soft silicone device which attaches to regulated suction in order to create a vacuum that joins the liver and diaphragm.


Code Focus clinical documentation tools

16 November, 2022 | Supplied by: Code Focus

Designed for hospital executives, health information managers, clinical coders and auditors, and clinical documentation specialists.


AI-backed platform to use cancer patient data

15 November, 2022

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre will trial an end-to-end digital platform to securely capture and store its comprehensive pool of de-identified patient data.


Latest data breach report shows privacy risks; Medibank update

11 November, 2022

Recent data breaches and the findings of the latest 'Notifiable data breaches' report stress the need for organisations to have robust information-handling practices and an up-to-date data breach response plan.


Gene tech helps transform patient outcomes in rare diseases

11 November, 2022

Spinal muscular atrophy and cystic fibrosis are among the rare diseases being explored by UNSW Medicine & Health researchers.


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