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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 Nathan Eddy 04:46 am May 22, 2019
The elite corps of chief digital officers emerging today are both business-minded and tech-savvy and use those skills to rethink operations.
By Mike Miliard 04:15 pm May 21, 2019
Deloitte's view of the future: empowered consumers taking advantage of open, secure platforms that intermingle disparate information for care coordination and wellness "nudges." Now we just need to get there.
Perioperative system helps surgery department transform OR utilization
By Bill Siwicki 03:39 pm May 21, 2019
“In a surgical environment where one minute of OR time is worth $37, the improvements that we’re achieving on a daily basis have a big impact to our efficiency and bottom line,” explained Dr. Kathy Cho of University Hospitals Ahuja.
By Nathan Eddy 09:32 am May 21, 2019
The resource can be used to guide the development of health products, WHO says.
By Tammy Lovell 07:10 am May 21, 2019
Provider EMIS has now activated the automated system under instruction from NHS Digital.
By Charles Alessi and Richard Barker 03:07 am May 21, 2019
With health and care systems being subjected to significant changes associated with digital transformation, Charles Alessi and Richard Barker explore their implications for the future of medical care.
By Susan Morse 04:29 pm May 20, 2019
Cynthia Sikina, vice president of Financial Services with consulting firm Afia, works with healthcare providers to optimize financial operations, not by having a technology background, but in being able to accurately translate a client’s need

Rima Abdel-Massih, MD, director of tele-ID services at UPMC, will serve as chief medical offer at ID Connect.

By Mike Miliard 02:17 pm May 20, 2019
Diagnosis and treatment of disease and antibiotic-resistant bacteria is complex and challenging for small hospitals, who could care for patients with remote help from top-tier infectious disease experts.
Neural dust: Implantable medical devices the size of a grain of sand

Neural dust technology. (Credit: iota.)

By Bill Siwicki 02:11 pm May 20, 2019
One company is working on cutting-edge technology that could change the way providers treat neurological diseases.

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