Using an immune protein to stop ovarian cancer growth

21 August, 2023

Melbourne scientists examine how a naturally occurring signalling protein found in the female reproductive tract could help stop the progression of ovarian cancer.

Qld hospital trials digital patient pathway for outpatient audits

21 August, 2023

The Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital is using technology to conduct outpatient audits and provide users access to true wait times.

An injection to replicate the benefits of exercise?

21 August, 2023

Research by the University of Queensland suggests that an injection of a specific blood factor can replicate the benefits of exercise in the brain.

Coviu, Tonic team up to improve virtual waiting room experience

17 August, 2023

Coviu and Tonic Media Network have delivered a virtual waiting room designed for telehealth patients with video content prior to their appointments.

Trial uses AI to predict survival of patients requiring ECMO

14 August, 2023

Monash University has used artificial intelligence to develop an algorithm that predicts the survival rate of intensive care patients requiring external heart–lung support.

Ramsay to set up central data hubs, use AI and ML for transformation

11 August, 2023

Australian private hospital operator Ramsay Health Care will collaborate with Google Cloud to give its healthcare facilities greater access to patient data.

Why the human factor is critical in digital transformation

07 August, 2023 by Emeline Ramos, Physician Executive, InterSystems Australia* | Supplied by: InterSystems Corporation (Australia)

Australia is seeing a wave of technological innovation that promises to increase productivity in health care amid staffing shortages and rising rates of burnout among health professionals.

Vic hospital launches indoor digital navigation tool

04 August, 2023

The Peter MacCullum Cancer Centre has launched the use of digital wayfinder BindiMaps to assist with indoor navigation around the hospital.

New Footscray Hospital appoints NEC to drive digital transformation

02 August, 2023

The new Footscray Hospital is being constructed by Multiplex and delivered by Plenary Health in partnership with the VHBA and Western Health.

NZ hospitals deploy Provation's iPro anaesthesia solution

02 August, 2023

The Provation iPro Anaesthesia Information Management Systems (AIMS) has been deployed at two hospitals in Hamilton, New Zealand.

Online global atlas assists with digital health literacy

01 August, 2023

Researchers at RMIT University have helped visualise health and digital health literacy by consolidating and visualing data into an interactive map.

AI regulation essential to keep patients safe: RACGP

31 July, 2023

The RACGP is calling for an oversight body to develop a framework and oversee and monitor developments in healthcare AI.

Bupa launches 24/7 telehealth service

31 July, 2023

Bupa has connected customers with a 24-hour virtual doctor service in an attempt to relieve overstretched general practices and hospital emergency departments.

Co-training AI tool can mimic the second opinion process

26 July, 2023

New research aims to address the limited availability of human annotated, or labelled, medical images.

SA Health to roll out Modeus's electronic drug register platform

24 July, 2023

South Australian Health has appointed Modeus as the preferred supplier for the Electronic Controlled Drug Register for SA Pharmacy Sites.

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