Technology

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.


Movember to launch prostate cancer 'super network'

23 October, 2020

Movember is launching a bumper network of prostate cancer patient registries, set to transform treatment and care of the disease.


Telehealth beyond COVID-19

20 October, 2020 by Bill Zeng, APAC Chief Technology Officer at Poly

While telehealth consultations are unlikely to fully replace face-to-face care, they do have an integral part to play in increasing access to health services post COVID-19.


UK hospital puts pagers in the past and looks to the future of communication

19 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Vocera Communications

When the UK began to see cases of COVID-19 earlier this year, the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital had to rapidly shift priorities and prepare for the impending patient surge.


Webstercare makes AFR BOSS Most Innovative Companies list

15 October, 2020

Webstercare has ranked fourth on the prestigious annual list published by The Australian Financial Review and BOSS Magazine.


Health innovation: patients and doctors in focus

14 October, 2020 by Michael Clark, Senior Vice President of Healthcare, Nuance Communications

The industry's digital transformation must consider both doctor and patient to ensure it will benefit the ecosystem as a whole.


Why health care must prioritise data protection

07 October, 2020 by Josh Gluck*

The Australian Cyber Security Centre has raised concerns in regard to healthcare providers being increasingly targeted by COVID-19-themed ransomware attacks.


Mobile lifting robot transfers and rehabilitates patients

07 October, 2020

The PTR Robot is reported to be the first mobile, intelligent robot solution that can flexibly move around in the healthcare and nursing sectors.


Wearable solution to prevent workplace shoulder injuries

02 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Soter Analytics

Soter Analytics has launched SoterCoach — a wearable solution designed to prevent injuries in the workplace.


Bytec Healthcare Medi-Key medical-grade keyboard

01 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Tekdis

The Medi-Key is a medical-grade keyboard specifically designed and trialled to meet the strict demands of hospital wards.


Hospital Products Australia and Zebra Technologies Real Time Location Services

01 October, 2020 | Supplied by: Hospital Products Australia

Real Time Location Services help identify, track, locate and monitor every patient, staff and asset in an organisation.


Creating reliable and informative video content for patients

28 September, 2020 | Supplied by: Laundry Lane Productions

We know that most patients will Google everything, so why not give them trustworthy and reliable content that they can watch?


Mobile devices: modernising and improving quality of health care

28 September, 2020 by George Pepes, APAC Vertical Solutions Lead, Healthcare, Zebra Technologies

More than 95% of physicians and bedside nurses are expected to use mobile devices in some capacity by 2022.


Robots: the new consumer truth serum

28 September, 2020 by Tomas Haffenden, Futurist at VERSA

The role of honesty when it comes to our health cannot be underplayed and is of far greater importance than social truth.


Passing the digital health baton with confidence and certainty

25 September, 2020 by Jane Allman

Service Registration Assistant is a digital tool that allows healthcare providers to update the whole network in just one place when staff or contact details change.


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