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 03:18 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
By Leontina Postelnicu 12:25 pm June 11, 2019
Chase Farm Hospital (CFH), part of the Royal Free London (RFL) group, has been validated at Stage 6 of the HIMSS – owner of Healthcare IT News - Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM) after an on-site assessment last week.
By Leontina Postelnicu 06:59 am June 11, 2019
Päivi Sillanaukee put emphasis on the need for international co-operation at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European conference.
By Leontina Postelnicu 05:31 pm June 06, 2019
The upcoming 'unmentionables' session at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European conference will see innovators look at the role of digital tools in 'destigmatising' depression, loneliness and sexual health.
By Leontina Postelnicu 06:10 am June 03, 2019
Over 360 eHealth professionals in Europe took part in the survey carried out earlier this year.
By Leontina Postelnicu 12:01 pm May 22, 2019
A recap of the first educational summit in the newly-launched HIMSS DM series that took place in Salford, England last week.
By Leontina Postelnicu 07:07 am May 22, 2019
Last year, health and social care secretary Matt Hancock said £200m would be allocated to create a new set of global digital exemplars.
By Leontina Postelnicu 03:50 am May 16, 2019
New EHR decisions impacted around 380 hospitals outside the US last year, according to research firm KLAS.
By Leontina Postelnicu 03:48 am May 07, 2019
Women are notoriously underrepresented in health tech, which can have detrimental impacts on the industry as a whole.