Information Technology

Information Technology has accelerated the healthcare industry with its Healthcare IT solutions. They helped several businesses recognize organizational goals and automate processes by following the principles of effectiveness, usability, customer related and a lucid communication. Healthcare Information Systems has significantly changed the way we carry out our day to day activities. Hospital management softwares play a major role in simplifying various hospitals processes. Healthcare analytics & big data solutions incorporate several crucial features that help in the smooth running of the day to day operations of a hospital. They are aimed at managing all the aspects of a hospital and cover specific areas such as reception, inpatients, outpatients and so on.

Connected Devices

The new panacea?

As a patient today the expectation from the provider is five fold record maintenance secure information transmission 24X7 support Interaction with provider with minimal physical presence necessity regular analysis of symptoms treatments and outcomes Overall a continuum of care program that holistic..

Digital Health Opportunities

The article focuses on how digital health is helping manage chronic conditions through the use of technology and the solutions that are being developed keeping in mind the aging population globally..

Telehealth and Telehomecare

Caring remotely

Affordable highspeed Internet smartphone and wearables are rapidly transforming patient care through telehealth and telehomecare 24x7 homebased monitoring Instead of patients waiting endlessly for a review consultation they can now be alerted regarding their health and illness status instantaneously..

Emerging Technologies in Healthcare

The Role of Technology in Shaping the Future of Healthcare

The Internet has brought much technological advancement to healthcare elevating patient care speeding up access to patient record and enabling the delivery of personalized medicine through the use of emerging technologies such as telemedicine Sanjay Joshi CTO of Healthcare and Life Sciences Emergin..

Preparing and Engaging Nurses in the Informatics Revolution

Many APAC countries are going SMART healthcare IT spending in APAC is expected to grow 8 per cent through 2018 Nurses who are the majority serving at the frontline of healthcare are often left out of discussions around IT adoption although they are central to delivering patientcentered care The aut..

Physicians in China

Furthering Digital Landscape

2016 study finds innovative channels account for more than 60 per cent of medical information acquired..

Mobile Image Access Saves Time

Improving provider workflow and patient care

Electronic access to images improves provider workflow clinical operations and patient care through time savings and efficiencies This article reviews the clinical and patient care time savings of electronic image exchange using mobile devices and describes the features that mobile image viewers req..

Technology and Improved Health Outcomes

The friendship begins

The good news is that appropriate technologies exist and are ready to be implemented by forwardthinking healthcare providers..

Designing Hospital Information Systems

An overview

This is an overview of how to design a hospital information system highlighting the fact that implementing an IT system invariably means a dramatic change in the way the various business processes are run Broad discussions on requirements management and change management are followed by an overview ..

Universal Interface for Electronic Medical Records for Developing Countries

Electronic Medical Records EMR have transformed the way information is managed in healthcare However developing countries face major challenges in the development of EMRs to suit their specific requirements Thanks to the proliferation of mobile phones developing countries can have universal interfac..