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Health Management

Unlocking the Power of Data to Transform Patient Care

2022 23 Dec

Cloud computing revealed its tangible positive impact on health outcomes  during one of the worst global health crises. But we’re still only scratching the surface of what’s possible. Key Points By eliminating data silos and enabling providers to view complete medical histories, interoperability stands to provide  a better patient... Read more

Health Management

Connected Patients/Informed Clinicians: It’s All About Data, Analytics and Technology

2022 13 Sep

Patients and their families today are expecting more transparency and involvement in their care than ever before. They want to engage with their health, to access their medical records, and to be informed about clinical decisions and options. Clinicians and administrators also have heightened expectations about the data, analytical tools and technology... Read more

IT Management

NHS Trials Smart Goggles to Help Improve Nursing Care

2022 09 Sep

The NHS Long Term Plan outlines NHS’s commitment to invest in new innovations and treatments. They promised to deploy the latest cutting-edge technologies to better manage the capacity of services and help ease the burden on clinicians. NHS England was awarded £400,000 to test smart goggles as part of a wider innovation project. As part of this... Read more

ICU Management

Nutrition Monitoring and Patient Data Management Systems

2022 25 May

An overview of nutritional targets and their impact on critically ill patients and the need to use a systematic approach to nutritional support for optimal patient outcomes. Critically ill patients are often hypermetabolic and catabolic and are at a higher risk of underfeeding. Nutritional support for these patients can prevent energy... Read more

Health Management

The Benefits of Connected Care and Better Utilisation of Patient Data in Healthcare

2021 09 Sep

Connecting care teams and patients can drive patient engagement and help improve  treatment processes that can facilitate cooperative care. HealthManagement.org   spoke to Xavier Battle, the head of Marketing and Sales for the Digital Health Business Line for Siemens Healthineers, about the importance and benefits of connected care, the use... Read more

Health Management

Patients’ Revolution, Patients’ Evolution

2020 12 Nov

Healthcare is in constant change. Today the change is driven by the patients. Access to patient data has changed the way healthcare is delivered, where it is delivered and who delivers it. A lot has already been achieved, and although there is still long way to go, the result will be the truly person-centric healthcare. Key Points... Read more

IT Management

U.S. Patients’ Access to Health Information

2020 04 Nov

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has published its 2020-2025 Federal Health IT Strategic Plan , which focusses on individuals’ access to their electronic health information.   You might also like: FDA Focusses on Digital Health with New Centre of Excellence   According to Donald W. Rucker, MD, National... Read more

Enterprise Imaging

Enterprise Imaging and the Role of the Radiologist

2020 20 Oct

In a recent presentation, Dr. Cheryl Petersilge, President and Founder of Vidagos, an enterprise imaging strategy firm, shared her insights as to why radiologists need to take the lead in Enterprise Imaging and also add more value to their role in the clinical process. Dr. Petersilge is a leader in imaging and an innovative engineer. She has significant... Read more

Executive Health Management

The Future is Digital

2020 09 Mar

The debate about Artificial Intelligence (AI) versus healthcare personnel shows no sign of abating. While we can safely say that the role of physicians is not under any serious threat from technology, AI will be critical in managing data for more efficient diagnosis, workflow and patient care. ‘The Future is Digital’ offers exciting views on data... Read more

IT Management

Smashing Patient Data Silos with Blockchain

2020 04 Mar

Ideally, with digital technology, storing and sharing of healthcare data can be done in a breeze. Despite widening use of EHRs, however, sharing of patient data between provider organisations remains difficult. This problem highlights the lack of interoperability in medical records.     You might also like: UAE Launches Health Data Storage... Read more