Online sharing platform FutureNHS has revealed its first-year net operating benefits amount to...
Heidelberg University Hospital, RaySearch to develop RayCare OIS
Heidelberg University Hospital in Germany has joined forces with RaySearch Laboratories to develop the RayCare oncology information system (OIS).
Collaboration platform projected to save NHS £3.5m in first year
Online sharing platform FutureNHS has revealed its first-year net operating benefits amount to around £3.5m in savings for the NHS.
Sacro Cuore Hospital uses Brainlab technology to treat first patient
Sacro Cuore Don Calabria Hospital in Italy has used Brainlab’s Elements Spine SRS technology to treat its first patient.
NHS could benefit from AI by tapping into patient data
A report published by the House of Lords Select Committee that urges the UK Government to develop artificial intelligence (AI) ethically and fairly also encourages the NHS to take advantage of the ‘impressive advances in AI for healthcare’ to improve clinical and administrative services
MedStar starts treatment with Mevion’s proton beam accelerator
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in the US has started treatment with Mevion S250i Proton Therapy System, which includes HYPERSCAN pencil beam scanning (PBS).
UK allocates £760m to modernise NHS hospitals and community services
The Department of Health and Social Care of the Government of UK has allocated £760m for the modernisation of 40 National Health Service (NHS) hospitals and community services.
Will Uber Health improve patient prescription drug compliance?
On March 1, Uber announced the launch of Uber Health, a platform that allows healthcare organizations, such as hospitals, clinics, physical therapy centers, and senior care facilities, to schedule transportation for patients to and from the location where they will receive medical care.
Can blockchain technology revolutionise healthcare data sharing?
Blockchain is best known as the data-sharing technology behind cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Etherium. However, there is increasing interest in how they can be used outside of cryptocurrency transactions to support the sharing of data within other industries. As medical technology develops, there is an increasing need to securely share an ever-growing volume of data between healthcare providers around the world. Industry leaders interviewed by GlobalData have highlighted blockchain as a solution.
US hospital uses gene therapy to treat retinal degeneration
A team of surgeons at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles’ (CHLA) The Vision Center has successfully performed a gene replacement procedure, to restore vision in a patient with retinal degeneration.