Leontina Postelnicu

Leontina Postelnicu covers the implementation of technology across the UK’s health and care system, with a particular interest in health policy and innovation.

By Leontina Postelnicu 03:32 am July 25, 2019
Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust will be replacing its Lorenzo patient administration system from DXC Technology after awarding a 10-year contract to British health IT services and solutions supplier System C.

The HIMSS Analytics team on site at the hospital.

By Leontina Postelnicu 12:26 pm July 16, 2019
The eight-stage international model allows healthcare providers to measure their technology deployments against those of their peers.
By Leontina Postelnicu 10:14 am July 09, 2019
Also: EU Cybersecurity Act comes into force, Quibim gives update on PRIMAGE project, Edinburgh university receives award for eHealth resource, and others.
By Leontina Postelnicu 07:32 am July 05, 2019
A new survey of over 2,220 people in England found support for collaborations resulting in access to the discoveries generated at less cost and improvements in the care provided.
By Leontina Postelnicu 11:29 am July 04, 2019
A team from the Institute of Global Health Innovation at Imperial College London published a paper on NHS cybersecurity this week.
By Leontina Postelnicu 01:25 pm June 27, 2019
The Romanian national cybersecurity and incident response team cautioned that no money should be paid to the ransomware hackers.
By Leontina Postelnicu 12:37 pm June 26, 2019
Despite a flurry of innovations and technologies for healthcare cropping up on the market, their use and deployment remains fragmented across the world, with barriers around poor access, a lack of interoperability and challenges in embedding these tools into workflows continuing
By Leontina Postelnicu 08:16 am June 13, 2019
Progress has been made towards gender equality, but it is clear that much work remains to be done, and the situation is no different in health IT.
EC2VC winners.
By Leontina Postelnicu 03:18 pm June 12, 2019
The EC2VC pitch competition saw startups and SMEs pitch their solutions in front of a jury of digital health investors from Europe and beyond.
By Leontina Postelnicu 12:38 pm June 12, 2019
Erik Gerritsen, vice minister of the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport in the Netherlands, had a simple message for delegates on the second day of the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European conference in Helsinki this evening: there is an urgent need to address the “glob

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