Telehealth

By Layla McCay 03:18 am August 24, 2020
One of the more remarkable features of the NHS’s response to the coronavirus pandemic has been its rapid uptake of technology in the UK says director of international relations at NHS Confederation, Dr Layla McCay.
By Mike Restuccia 04:53 pm August 14, 2020
More than ever, the system selected to provide telemedicine services must provide added controls to overcome factors that are outside the control of the provider.
By Paddy Padmanabhan 04:02 pm August 04, 2020
In recent conversations with healthcare executives across the country, I hear the same story: The dramatic spikes in telehealth visits in March and April have dropped off, even as in-person visits have started climbing slowly.
By Geisinger 09:02 am July 14, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic may be viewed as the single largest disruptor in the history of American healthcare. At Geisinger, the crisis has been a catalyst to accelerate digital transformation.
A tablet and a smartphone display a health app
By Paddy Padmanabhan 03:25 pm June 12, 2020
How contact tracing, contactless experiences and remote monitoring will redefine healthcare and public health.  
10:03 am June 02, 2020
With dozens of healthcare facilities across the UAE, the country’s healthcare system is evolving faster than elsewhere in the world, says Christian Schuhmacher, CEO of King’s College Hospital London in Dubai.
By Sam Shah 09:19 am May 20, 2020
COVID-19, otherwise known as coronavirus, has entered the lexicon as if it was always there. Everyone has an opinion. Globally the response has divided and united populations and no less so in the UK, says global digital adviser and NHS clinician Dr Sam Shah. 

The webinar was chaired by Mette Maria Skjoeth from Odense University Hospital, Denmark (left), featured registered nurse experts Ann Gregory, clinical nurse advisor to NHSX in the UK (centre) and Luis Encinas, emergency coordinator, Médecins Sans Frontières, Spain (right).

12:47 pm May 11, 2020
The pandemic has underlined the importance of nurses working together and ensuring we are better prepared for any future crisis, as highlighted during the 'European Nurses Facing COVID-19' webinar hosted by HIMSS.
By Layla McCay 03:32 am April 21, 2020
The director of international relations at NHS Confederation, Dr Layla McCay writes about significant acceleration of digital transformation across the UK.
By Surafeal Asgedom 03:27 pm March 23, 2020
With its three-pillar approach to modernization, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is  transforming its technology systems to create foundational change, says its chief modernization officer.