While yet to be confirmed compliant in Australia, Amazon's interactive device Alexa is now HIPAA compliant and being utilised by hospitals in the USA.
Over 60% of healthcare providers believe they have ineffective central systems and processes for managing the patient life cycle.
Moving into virtual-reality- and augmented-reality-based training can — and should — change the traditional learning methodologies.
The HIT-W183 is an innovative, ultra-slim healthcare information terminal from the Advantech iHealthcare series.
Over a third of nurses in a US study said that EHRs made them work less efficiently. However, the quality of the work environment was also a factor.
Refugee camps are fertile grounds for disease. A start-up has created an app to quickly diagnose skin manifestations, so more patients can be seen, faster.
Last quarter the health sector had the highest number of data breaches of any industry, due to human error and malicious or criminal attacks.
A stressful experience in an operating theatre inspired perioperative nurse Marrianne McGhee to build an app that helps inexperienced junior nurses.
A new technique, supported by artificial intelligence, supports the instant and early diagnosis of one of the top causes of blindness.
When successfully embedded with electonic medical systems, CDSSs can save lives.
The next-generation EMR is innovating through solution, strategy, technology and change management.
Virtual reality, while long used as a buzzword in many sectors, has found a real-world application in the medical industry.
Efforts to engage the general population in electronic health care are often overshadowed by privacy and security concerns, and must be handled with care.