Technology

Seniors adventure the world, virtually

14 July, 2020

A Melbourne-based start-up has brought the world to seniors isolated in aged-care homes via a virtual reality (VR) headset.


Medtech leading the way in pandemic collaboration

14 July, 2020 by Ian Burgess, Medical Technology Association of Australia CEO

The collaborative efforts of government and industry have worked to ensure the supply of critically important medical equipment during the pandemic.


Digital assistant improves secure transfer of patient information

13 July, 2020

The Australian Digital Health Agency has built a Service Registration Assistant to keep healthcare service and practitioner information up to date.


What healthcare providers should demand from technology

13 July, 2020 by Alan Stocker, Health Practice Lead, Wavelink

As organisations embrace emerging technologies, they must also consider their interoperability with legacy systems to ensure seamless integration.


Why good data management is the key to quality patient care

11 July, 2020 by Tunc Bolluk, Vice President APAC, Validity Inc.

Having accurate data is arguably the most critical concern for those who work in the healthcare sector; however, staying on top of this is not always an easy task.


AI on the COVID-19 frontline and beyond

10 July, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

Professor Megan Coffee and colleagues at a New York hospital are learning 'on the fly' how to predict which COVID-19 patients will need mechanical ventilators.


Australia's digital health industry set to drive economic growth

09 July, 2020

ANDHealth has released a report demonstrating that Australia's emerging digital health industry is in a strong position to tap into growing global demand for digital health solutions.


Project iRAD to expand in SW Sydney region

07 July, 2020

The innovative solution enables healthcare organisations to share patient-consented health records across the continuum of care.


Bytec Healthcare GeniCart with Keyboard Tray

01 July, 2020 | Supplied by: Tekdis

The GeniCart is designed to be light and versatile, with minimal footprint and integrated cable management for non-cluttered work spaces.


A look into the future healthcare practice

30 June, 2020 by Adrian Perillo*

COVID-19 has demonstrated that different models of care have a place in how we manage patients.


Digital health: Innovation Challenge winners announced

26 June, 2020

The Australian Digital Health Agency has announced the winners of the challenge, which champions digital health innovation.


Museum of Human Disease open to the virtual public

23 June, 2020

The Museum of Human Disease at UNSW Sydney has launched a virtual museum displaying real organs and body parts.


Subiaco hospital uses wearables to reduce workplace injury

16 June, 2020

The wearable technology captures and measures hazardous movements and coaches workers using real-time feedback and in-app training.


Support for frontline health workers in sub-Saharan Africa and Middle East

15 June, 2020

As a result of a collaboration, a focused training program will be delivered via mobile app, with the aim of reaching 600,000 nurses and midwives.


How COVID-19 has exposed the need for telehealth in aged and assisted care

11 June, 2020

From virtual hospitals to video calls with GPs, innovations in telehealth are transforming the industry and pointing the way forward post-pandemic.


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