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By 09:25 pm October 03, 2019
The use of AI in medical imaging or Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS), such as GE’s Centricity Universal Viewer, can be a great way to reduce the ever-increasing workloads of radiologists and clinicians, since AI is particularly effective in detection and segmen

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By Dean Koh 12:55 am September 30, 2019
With this upgrade, Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Overviews are automatically available from Clinical Information System applications that implemented the My Health Record Document List.
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By 08:51 pm September 29, 2019
“Patient-driven care also benefits clinicians – they will be able to use their time more efficiently since contextually relevant information will be presented to them,” said Dr Vinod Seetharam, Chief Medical Officer, Asia, DXC Technology.

Above photo: Yihao Zhang, President & CEO of GE Healthcare China, speaking at the GE Healthcare Digital Ecosystem Forum event. Credit: GE Healthcare China

By Dean Koh 02:27 am September 24, 2019
Last week, GE Healthcare officially launched the Edison AI platform in Shanghai, China at its Digital Ecosystem Forum event.
By Rebecca McBeth 12:00 am September 24, 2019
Up to 10 patients a day are using an in-house solution to book their outpatient appointments online with Hutt Valley District Health Board (DHB).

Above photo: Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, Director General of Health Malaysia.

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By 12:00 am September 23, 2019
The Minister of Health Malaysia, Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad, in one of his remarks said, the Ministry of Health (MoH) is committed to ensure that the electronic medical record (EMR) system can be realised within three to five years in all hospitals and clinics nationwide.
By Dean Koh 05:28 am September 18, 2019
An interview with Richard Staynings, Chief Security Strategist, Cylera.

Above photo: Heungro Lee, Partner, VAIIM Consulting Group.

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By 02:35 am September 16, 2019
“Most hospitals tend to make the mistake of selecting infeasible EHR options despite knowing their constraints. Sometimes, seeking a third party’s advice who is in a neutral position would be useful,” said Heungro Lee, Partner, VAIIM Consulting Group. 
By Rebecca McBeth 03:52 am September 13, 2019
The benefit of the shared care plan is that a patient’s care plans will be consistent if they move within the region, and new clinicians involved in that patient’s care can view and edit the plans.

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By Dean Koh 01:50 am September 10, 2019
The RTLS will enable the tracking of patients, visitors and staff in an outbreak, for rapid and reliable contact tracing so that necessary actions can be taken quickly to curb onward transmission.

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