Background: Digital technologies, especially contact tracing apps, have been crucial in monitoring and tracing the transmission of COVID-19 worldwide. China has developed health code apps as an emergency response to the pandemic and are…Continue Reading
Background: Extreme weather, including heat and extreme rainfall, is projected to increase owing to climate change, which can have adverse impacts on human health. In particular, rural populations in sub-Saharan Africa are at risk…Continue Reading
In this episode of Talking HealthTech, host Nathan Moore interviews Nicole Nixon, CEO of Five Faces, a patient experience technology company. The discussion centred around Nixon’s diverse background and its impact on her approach…Continue Reading
In recent years, the emirate of Dubai has undergone a remarkable digital transformation journey, aiming to revolutionise crucial service sectors including healthcare.This dynamic shift towards embracing cutting-edge digital technologies in the industry is just…Continue Reading
By Hannah Nelson
October 02, 2023 – Mercy has partnered with Microsoft to use the Azure OpenAI Service and other digital technologies to give clinicians more time to care for patients and improve the patient experience.
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Microsoft Corp. and Mercy are forging a long-term collaboration using generative AI and other digital technologies to give physicians, advance practice providers and nurses more time to care for patients and improve the patient…Continue Reading
The COVID-19 pandemic changed the technology landscape across the healthcare industry, and the transformation continues. Healthcare organizations around the globe are investing in new digital technologies to enhance care delivery, reduce costs, manage workforce…Continue Reading
By Anuja Vaidya
September 25, 2023 – The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) is establishing an institute focused on expanding and enhancing healthcare delivery through digital technologies.
The TTUHSC Institute of Telehealth and Digital Innovation…Continue Reading
Digital technologies change the healthcare environment, with several studies suggesting barriers and facilitators to using digital interventions by healthcare professionals (HPs). We consolidated the evidence from existing systematic reviews mentioning barriers and facilitators for…Continue Reading
Princess Alexandra Hospital offers data for medication harm researchA research project from the University of Queensland School of Pharmacy has started collaborating with the Princess Alexandra Hospital to use digital technologies in reducing rehospitalisation…Continue Reading