Australian healthcare workers demand better technology to improve patient care

01 December, 2020

A global healthcare study by mobile and IoT management solutions provider SOTI reveals that only 33% of Australian healthcare workers' time is spent caring for patients.

How healthcare organisations can face the cybersecurity challenge of COVID-19

27 November, 2020 by Rohan Langdon, Country Manager, Australia, New Zealand and Japan, Forescout

Device visibility is the number one issue that healthcare organisations need to address to meet the security challenge.

How data insights are improving access to antenatal care in western Sydney

26 November, 2020 by Julianne Harvey, Innovation and Redesign project lead, Western Sydney Local Health District

Auburn Hospital Antenatal Service implemented the Baby Steps program to address worryingly low numbers of women attending antenatal care.

Ramsay moves to HS8 medication management platform

26 November, 2020

The HS8 platform is specifically designed for hospitals, enabling paperless controlled drug administration in all areas of a hospital.

Five reasons why COVID-19 has left the health sector vulnerable to cybercrime

24 November, 2020

An industry white paper explores the impact of COVID-19 on the healthcare industry's cybersecurity landscape and shares best-practice guidance for healthcare providers.

Protecting data in the age of digital health

20 November, 2020 by Rick Vanover, Senior Director of Product Strategy and Nathan Steiner, Head of Systems Engineering at Veeam Software

IT teams within healthcare institutions should consider a data protection strategy on a foundation of education, implementation and remediation to be impermeable from the word go.

How emergency telemedicine has helped with work life balance — a female perspective

20 November, 2020 | Supplied by: My Emergency Doctor

Flexibility within emergency telemedicine allows female emergency physicians to balance purpose with passion and invest deeply in areas of their life outside the emergency department.

Wollongong Hospital finds solution to connect ICU patients with their families

17 November, 2020

The hospital is mitigating the impact of ICU visitor restrictions with HowRU — a bespoke solution that uses video and collaboration technology to help families and ICU patients stay connected.

Will APIs and healthcare apps repeat the mistakes of the past?

12 November, 2020 by Joan Ostergaard*

What will the consequences be when we end up with so many apps that we can't remember which one to use?

Young healthcare workers see tech's potential to reduce workloads

11 November, 2020

The Future Health Index 2020 report uncovers the needs of the next generation of healthcare professionals, providing insights into how to support and empower them.

New technique stimulates relief for chronic pain sufferers

10 November, 2020

A multicentre randomised controlled trial has demonstrated the importance of a new spinal cord stimulation technique in providing back pain relief compared with conventional therapy.

Wavelink announces Olinqua's hospital communication solution

09 November, 2020

Enterprise solutions provider Wavelink has announced the availability of Olinqua's mobile communication application for hospitals.

Implanted device brings movement hope to paralysis patients

05 November, 2020

Thanks to the implantation of a tiny device, patients with upper limb paralysis are now able to text, email and shop online.

Avalue Technology Inc. EPD-42T 42″ Healthcare IoT Communication Board

01 November, 2020 | Supplied by: Tekdis

The EPD-42T 42″ Healthcare IoT Communication Board is designed for hospitals and healthcare institutions, allowing mobile digital workflow.

We can no longer afford a business-as-usual approach to health care

28 October, 2020 by Helen Souness, RMIT Online CEO

We need to refocus healthcare training for an era where telehealth, home-based treatment and monitoring are prominent and AI, data and machine learning augment health care.

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