Technology

Fall-detection tech gets smart

22 April, 2020

An Australian company has created an artificial intelligence device that can detect if someone suffers a fall in the home, hospital or aged-care facility.


Remote robotic surgery in our sights

21 April, 2020

Research presented at this year's International Stroke Conference reported success using a robotic system specifically adapted for neurovascular procedures.


In Conversation with Professor Kathryn North

10 April, 2020

Professor North plays a key role in integrating genomic testing and diagnosis into standard health care, working to identify new disease genes and improve diagnosis and setting the benchmark for ongoing research efforts.


Using hospital data to ease the financial squeeze

09 April, 2020 by Vinay Chand, Managing Director — Health Solutions, Civica ANZ

With the help of cloud-based technology, healthcare providers can analyse costing data for trends and insights that can improve the efficiency with which they deliver their services.


Advantech AVAS-400 Series UHD Video Recorder

01 April, 2020 | Supplied by: Advantech Australia Pty Ltd

These devices are designed for surgery centres, operating rooms and training facilities that use 4K UHD cameras and display monitors for surgical operations, post-surgery reviews and research.


Telehealth: support for the Australian health system

31 March, 2020

With COVID-19 raging across the world, phone-based health services are proving to be vital in supporting consistency and confidence in the provision of health services.


Mater implements digital patient record platform

19 March, 2020

Mater Misericordiae searched for a solution that would deliver necessary patient information into the hands of its clinicians.


Geospatial mapping to target health to hotspots

18 March, 2020

A $2 million international project will use cutting-edge geospatial mapping to develop a comprehensive real-time Health Atlas.


Australian opportunities in Indonesia's digital health ecosystem

16 March, 2020

According to research conducted by MTPConnect and Asialink Business, Australian businesses should be seizing opportunities emerging from Indonesia's booming digital health ecosystem.


Telehealth assists infection control

13 March, 2020

Temporary MBS items are allowing doctors, nurses and mental health professionals to deliver services via telehealth during the COVID-19 crisis.


Rwanda's digital health revolution

11 March, 2020

Rwanda is set to undergo a digital health revolution following a 10-year partnership between the Rwandan government and digital health solutions provider Babyl.


Future-ready solutions at MEDICAL FAIR ASIA

04 March, 2020

The three-day exhibition is set to showcase more than 12,000 healthcare products and innovations for the hospital, diagnostic, pharmaceutical, medical and rehabilitation sectors.


Vitalcare releases IP nurse call platform

02 March, 2020

The platform enables fast communication, improved workflows and staff efficiencies, enhanced patient care and safety, and simplified implementation.


Designing healthcare solutions for the empowered generation

20 February, 2020 by Carla West, Deepend

Millennials and Gen Z are taking healthcare innovation into their own hands, bringing a new, patient-focused approach to the forefront.


Robot-assisted microsurgery in The Netherlands

19 February, 2020

A team of plastic surgeons from Maastricht UMC + in The Netherlands has successfully carried out super microsurgical procedures with the help of robotic technology.


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