New digital platform reports vaccinations to the register

08 March, 2021

The CVIP is designed to manage vaccinations and report vaccination information to the AIR, supporting the national COVID-19 vaccination program.

AI and machine learning's moment in health care

04 March, 2021 by Don Woodlock, Vice President, InterSystems Healthcare

With better understanding of AI and machine learning, and investment in interoperability and data-cleansing solutions, the gap between expectations and reality will shrink.

Roadmapping technology in aged care

02 March, 2021

Technology is playing a significant and positive role in the aged-care space. ACIITC's report looks at the technologies supporting positive ageing and the care of older people.

Smartek vaccine compliance management system

01 March, 2021 | Supplied by: Smartek Australia

Smartek is a full-service, cloud-based compliance and workforce management system designed to take the headache out of operational control.

Portable oxygen machine aiming to save one million lives

25 February, 2021

SentOx is a low-cost oxygen concentrator designed for treating COVID-19 patients in less-developed countries, such as Indonesia, India and South Africa.

New AI technology foretells COVID-19 outbreaks

23 February, 2021 by Amy Sarcevic

Researchers at New York University have come up with a preliminary AI tool that can predict where and when an outbreak might take place.

Fulfilling the care needs of Australia's ageing population

22 February, 2021 by Kane Sajdak, CEO and Co-founder,

Innovative products like HomeGuardian can bridge the 'care gap' and transform the independent living, aged-care, disability and hospital sectors in Australia.

UV Angel comes to Australia and New Zealand

18 February, 2021

Businesses and aged-care facilities in Australia and New Zealand will be able to operate with improved safety, following a collaboration between HPA and US company UV Angel.

Why health training shouldn't return to 'normal' in 2021

11 February, 2021 by Ed Johnson, Umbo

In 2021 we may have to think more broadly about how we can keep up to speed with the latest developments in clinical research and practice.

Winning the war against a pandemic with data literacy

11 February, 2021 by Charlie Farah, Industry Solutions – Public Sector and Healthcare, Qlik

Data has proven key to enabling organisations to become more productive and efficient, all while improving the standard of care for patients.

New evidence that scalp cooling protects hair from chemotherapy

10 February, 2021

Groundbreaking UK research has provided biological evidence that scalp cooling physically protects hair follicles from chemotherapy drugs.

Facebook issues update on COVID-19 misinformation

10 February, 2021

Facebook has announced important updates to its misinformation policy in relation to COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccines and vaccines in general during the pandemic.

Breakthrough surgical robotic system breaks out in Australia

09 February, 2021

Macquarie University Hospital is reported to be the first facility in Australia to adopt breakthrough, minimally invasive robotic surgical technology.

Key strategies to deliver critical care during a pandemic

08 February, 2021 by Michael Dyson, VP of Sales, APAC at SOTI

For healthcare providers looking to understand where mobile and IoT devices can have the biggest impact on their organisations, there are four main areas to consider.

Enabling aged care with technological innovation

07 February, 2021

Whiddon decided to overhaul its IT infrastructure to create a platform that would help futureproof its business and tackle challenges head on.

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