Keywords: E-Health

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07/29/2014

Software for key tasks in the lab

No provider has yet been able to cover all IT topics and processes in laboratory software. The solutions currently marketed either support key lab tasks, from requests down to …

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03/04/2014

Mobile IT has a place within radiology

Workstations and desktops may still be around in future hospitals – will be of clear benefit to medics in a large variety of medical applications. …

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12/04/2013

RSNA Mobile Computing Devices

Within many exhibitors’ booths at the RSNA, mobile computing devices are in use, a sales tool augmenting the vendor’s display. They are like bunnies running rampant. They are …

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11/18/2013

Seeing is believing

Virtual observation of patients taking prescribed TB medication could prove an effective technique to ensure they effectively complete their treatment course, according to …

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11/18/2013

Predictive analysis

The USA’s healthcare system has awakened to the fact that electronically stored health patient data can save billions of dollars. Predictive analysis of ‘Big Data’ is a hot …

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11/05/2013

Better training could help

Internet-based training for clinicians could help lower antibiotic prescribing rates for acute respiratory tract infections by as much as 62%, according to British researchers. …

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04/08/2013

Orion Health and Caradigm expand partnership

Extensible, end-to-end solution will help healthcare communities use data to gain insight and transform care. The partnership will deliver integrated Electronic Health Records …

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03/18/2013

Patient data transfer and healthcare policy-making

Now central to most medical and policy-making discussions, cross-border healthcare, telemedicine and e-health are a top priority on the EU’s healthcare agenda, and most Member …

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02/25/2013

Italian patients control their own diagnostic images and data

Carestream’s new patient portal, MyVue, recently successfully completed its practice run in Europe at Italy’s Delta Hospital in Lagosanto. …

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01/31/2013

Essential role of personal data in healthcare

The Healthcare Coalition on Data Protection published a joint statement highlighting the role of personal data in delivering high quality, patient-centred healthcare and …

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12/14/2012

COCIR welcomes EU eHealth Action Plan 2012-2020

Rhe European Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry (COCIR) congratulates the European Commission on its new eHealth Action Plan, …

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11/27/2012

Carestream opens portal for patients to view images

No more CD or DVDs! MyVue Patient Portal empowers patients to securely access, manage and share their medical images and radiology reports with specialists and healthcare …

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11/13/2012

Physicians fail to disclose conflicts of interest on social media

As the use of Twitter and other social media by physicians and patients rises, more and more physicians seem to forget to do what many consider crucial for building doctor-patient …

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11/13/2012

Mobile devices in diagnostic imaging

Physicians are increasingly adopting smartphones and tablets because screen quality has improved for mobile viewing of patient images, with the promise of ‘any image, anywhere …

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07/10/2012

Caradigm is here

]Back in December 2011, when General Electric and Microsoft announced their joint venture, Peter Neupert, then head of Microsoft’s healthcare solutions group said: ‘This …

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06/14/2012

IHE European Connectathon: Cross-border network expands

One month after entering into operational mode for real-world exchanges of patient summaries, the large-scale project Smart Open Services for European Patients (epSOS) was back at …

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04/27/2012

IHE-Europe Connectathon Reaches a Peak in Bern

The IHE European Connectathon to be held in Bern, Switzerland, from 21-25 May 2012 will expand this year to include European nations connecting health records in the large-scale …

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12/20/2011

Process management for future hospitals

Architect Herbert Michael Küpper Dr-Ing from M+ management, demonstrates that full understanding of the working needs of a hospital is necessary to arrive at a successful new …

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12/19/2011

‘Shopping’ as a growth strategy

Celenus regroups on the rehabilitation market and aims for the top through acquisitions, Susanne Werner reports …

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12/19/2011

Building quality

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