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HIMSS Europe Future50 list of digital healthcare leaders revealed

HIMSS Europe has revealed the list of the top fifty names in digital health who have made it into the Future50 community

App continues to be blocked despite improving access to GP services

Plans to roll out Babylon’s GP at Hand smartphone app, which enables patients to speak to their GPs 24/7, have been blocked by health chiefs in the UK, despite the publication of a review which shows it improves equality of access to GP services.

The Netherlands: Wearable robots give new hope to paraplegics

Clinical trials of one pioneering EU-funded project from the Netherlands are yielding promising results for the rehabilitation of paraplegics, thanks to the development of a unique wearable exoskeleton.

EU Cloud in Health Advisory Council members meet at HIMSS Europe 18 & Health 2.0 conference to frame transformation charter

No stakeholder will be able to drive by itself the digitisation of healthcare, EU Cloud in Health Advisory Council argues, putting emphasis on the importance of clinical engagement.

Self-healing “e-skin” – a window on the future for robotics?

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have created a new electrically conductive material that can repair itself, opening up opportunities for soft robotics and wearable technologies.

Digital health innovators revealed as finalists in the HIMSS-Elsevier Digital Healthcare Awards

European health centers are recognised for digital innovation which advances patient safety and outcomes.

ECCO and CODE unite to improve cancer care in Europe

The Collaboration for Oncology Data in Europe (CODE) and European CanCer Organisation (ECCO) have joined forces on a new project to help improve cancer outcomes measurement across Europe.

BLOG: Integrated clinical history for better patient care

In a new blog, Miquel Soler, Director of IT Services, Ricoh Spain, looks at the different ways technology can improve service workflows and outcomes for patients.

UK CCG scoops top international award

NHS East Berkshire Clinical Commissioning Group, from the UK, has been presented with this year’s Starfield Award at an awards ceremony in Texas, for its ground-breaking population-profiling work.

conhIT 2018 focuses on digital transformation

The digital transformation has reached every area of the health system – be it big data for achieving important results in medical research, integrated IT systems for optimising processes in hospitals and medical practices, or robotics in patient rehabilitation for improving the quality of life. From 17 to 19 April 2018 visitors to conhIT –...

HIMSS Europe Future50 list of digital healthcare leaders revealed

This week, HIMSS Europe has revealed the list of the top fifty names in digital health who have made it into the Future50 community, an initiative supported by IBM Watson Health.

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