Australian e-health
Follow
Find
2.2K views | +0 today
Australian e-health
What's happening
Curated by Kirrina
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Kirrina
Scoop.it!

Seniors on the e-frontier

Seniors on the e-frontier | Australian e-health | Scoop.it
Seniors are jumping aboard the broadband rollout, attending e-classes to get themselves up to speed with the next gen of technology.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kirrina
Scoop.it!

Chris Ungermann Explains How Digital Technology is Helping to Prevent Infection

Spitz (@SpitzStrategy) talks with Chris Ungermann of Sanosil about how digital technologies can be used for more than just communication. Chris explains how his company is using new advance to help prevent infection in hospitals around the world.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kirrina
Scoop.it!

Diabetes Management 2.0

Diabetes is a group of chronic metabolic diseases characterized by high blood glucose levels resulting from an inability to produce and/or use insulin. Historically affecting older adults primarily, today diabetes is developing among...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kirrina
Scoop.it!

Medical devices will begin getting special codes to help improve patient safety

Medical devices will begin getting special codes to help improve patient safety | Australian e-health | Scoop.it
The UDI is intended to help track faulty and counterfeit devices and help reduce medical errors.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kirrina
Scoop.it!

A Digital Divide Grows Between Baby Boomers...and Other Boomers?

A Digital Divide Grows Between Baby Boomers...and Other Boomers? | Australian e-health | Scoop.it
When I pull out my smartphone, I can feel the "I just don't get it" look. "What's so important that it can't wait?" And that is where I feel the divide begins and two camps build.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kirrina
Scoop.it!

Feature Story - nehta.gov.au

Feature Story - nehta.gov.au | Australian e-health | Scoop.it
The National E-Health Transition Authority (NEHTA) has been established to accelerate the adoption of e-health by supporting the process of reform in the Australian health sector...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kirrina
Scoop.it!

Sideshow obstructs e-health traffic

Sideshow obstructs e-health traffic | Australian e-health | Scoop.it
THERE is a truck trundling across Australia that should be pulled over and its owners charged with false and misleading advertising.

It's the Model Healthcare Community Roadshow, and it claims the Gillard government's $1 billion personally controlled e-health record guarantees "your health e-info travels with you".

Although that is indeed the aim of modern electronic health systems, the PCEHR is a repository containing a static, point-in-time medical summary uploaded by your GP, and possibly a few "event summaries" from other practitioners.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Kirrina from Health and Ageing
Scoop.it!

Home Monitoring for Seniors Will Drive 36 Million Wearable Wireless Device Market, Says ABI Research | Business Wire

A combination of factors including the growing senior demographic combined with economic, social, and technological developments are driving investmen...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kirrina
Scoop.it!

Mobile app guidelines by FDA | eHEALTH Magazine

Mobile app guidelines by FDA | eHEALTH Magazine | Australian e-health | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kirrina
Scoop.it!

Australian Health Information Technology: The NSW Health Minister Speaks Out On E-Health. She Is Not Impressed With Canberra So Far It Seems.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kirrina
Scoop.it!

Home Monitoring for Seniors Will Drive 36 Million Wearable Wireless Device Market, Says ABI Research | Business Wire

A combination of factors including the growing senior demographic combined with economic, social, and technological developments are driving investmen...
more...
No comment yet.