Topic: Healthcare

Microsoft helps epilepsy patients to predict seizures

Microsoft helps epilepsy patients to predict seizures
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 September 2016

MyCareCentric Epilepsy app leverages Microsoft Band, machine learning and Microsoft Azure

Achieving around the clock availability and better disaster recovery

Achieving around the clock availability and better disaster recovery
By Sean Dudley | 14 September 2016

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health is better placed to meet the needs of its patients thanks to Veeam Backup & Replication

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health is benefitting from Veeam Backup & Replication

Microsoft tech is behind the NHS blood donor campaign

Microsoft tech is behind the NHS blood donor campaign
By Lindsay James | 17 August 2016

Azure has accelerated the donor registration process from a month to a matter of hours

Empowering the health industry with trusted cloud solutions

Empowering the health industry with trusted cloud solutions
By Lindsay James | 13 June 2016

How cloud computing can help the European healthcare sector improve medical care

Search history could identify patients with pancreatic cancer symptoms

Search history could identify patients with pancreatic cancer symptoms
By Sean Dudley | 09 June 2016

Microsoft researchers suggest search queries could help alert patients on potential illnesses

Using Skype for Business to create a better NHS

Using Skype for Business to create a better NHS
By Guest | 23 May 2016

Outsourcery’s Paul Todd says that Skype for Business can unlock the efficiencies that NHS Trusts, hospitals and GP surgeries so drastically need

Outsourcery’s Paul Todd outlines the benefits that Skype for Business could bring to the NHS

Enabling the provision of more personalised care

Enabling the provision of more personalised care
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 May 2016

We speak to Sheetal Shah, Avanade’s director of digital health, to find out how new technologies are helping healthcare providers deliver more personalised care

Sheetal Shah from Avanade outlines the benefits of digital healthcare solutions

Using cloud technology to improve breast cancer detection

Using cloud technology to improve breast cancer detection
By Lindsay James | 16 May 2016

New solution to boost the early detection of breast cancer and enhance clinical efficiency  

DawaiLelo Lifecare harnesses Azure to deliver healthcare to citizens

DawaiLelo Lifecare harnesses Azure to deliver healthcare to citizens
By Sean Dudley | 20 April 2016

Indian company’s online and mobile application helps provide services to remote users

A changing focus for healthcare providers

A changing focus for healthcare providers
By Sean Dudley | 18 April 2016

The healthcare industry is becoming more connected, with staff looking to work more collaboratively than ever before. We take a look at how technology is at the heart of the transformation

The healthcare industry is becoming more connected, with a focus on collaboration

Pharmaceuticals to increase patient services spend by 2018

Pharmaceuticals to increase patient services spend by 2018
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 April 2016

Accenture expects companies to offer 50% more patient services in the next two years

Keynote speakers named for eHealth Week this June

Keynote speakers named for eHealth Week this June
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 April 2016

Dutch ministers, university professors and CEOs to spearhead discussions at healthcare event

Striving towards a better NHS with Skype for Business

Striving towards a better NHS with Skype for Business
By Guest | 31 March 2016

Outsourcery’s Paul Todd says that Skype for Business can unlock the efficiencies that NHS Trusts, hospitals and GP surgeries so drastically need

Platform can make NHS Trusts and GP surgeries more efficienct, says Outsourcery’s Paul Todd

WoHIT 2016

WoHIT 2016
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 March 2016

21–22 November; Barcelona, Spain

WoHIT will attract top European healthcare stakeholders 

eHealth Week

eHealth Week
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 March 2016

8-10 June; Amsterdam, Netherlands

This event will focus on empowering people, trust and standards, and innovation

Enabling an always-on business for Ambu

Enabling an always-on business for Ambu
By Lindsay James | 10 March 2016

Global medical equipment company resuscitates 24/7 availability with Veeam Backup & Replication

Global medical equipment company resuscitates 24/7 availability thanks to Veeam solutions

Increase in US consumers using wearable tech to monitor health

Increase in US consumers using wearable tech to monitor health
By Sean Dudley | 04 March 2016

Use of mobile health apps has doubled in two years according to new Accenture report

Healthcare industry seeking greater efficiency through technology

Healthcare industry seeking greater efficiency through technology
By Sean Dudley | 02 March 2016

Cloud use also growing according to the Dell Global Technology Adoption Index

Microsoft helping to enhance healthcare in Latin America

Microsoft helping to enhance healthcare in Latin America
By Sean Dudley | 23 February 2016

Azure platform being used to track patients and deliver a higher level of service

Health IT must shift towards empowerment and collaboration

Health IT must shift towards empowerment and collaboration
By Sean Dudley | 27 January 2016

Microsoft’s Dennis Schmuland highlights need to connect team members 

Creating more mobile public sector organisations

Creating more mobile public sector organisations
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 January 2016

Microsoft’s Eric Basha explains how public sector organisations are embracing mobile technology  

How tech is improving access to prenatal care in Africa

How tech is improving access to prenatal care in Africa
By Lindsay James | 08 January 2016

A mobile-based ultrasound alternative, built on Microsoft technologies, is transforming lives 

Helping NHS trusts to remain competitive

Helping NHS trusts to remain competitive
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 November 2015

We talk to Optevia’s Steve Lyon to find out how Microsoft Dynamics CRM is helping NHS trusts to effectively compete against private healthcare organisations

Optevia’s Steve Lyon tells Rebecca Gibson about the power of Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Microsoft makes its mark in the public sector

Microsoft makes its mark in the public sector
By Rebecca Gibson | 04 November 2015

How public sector organisations are implementing Microsoft technologies to become more innovative


Brazilian hospital uses analytics to improve ICU treatment for patients

Brazilian hospital uses analytics to improve ICU treatment for patients
By Sean Dudley | 22 October 2015

Team at Hospital Estadual Getúlio Vargas using solution to shorten patient length of stay

Johns Hopkins and Microsoft to improve critical care in hospitals

Johns Hopkins and Microsoft to improve critical care in hospitals
By Rebecca Gibson | 20 October 2015

New cloud solution will connect medical devices and use data analytics to improve patient care

Cyber attacks will cost US health systems US$305 billion by 2020

Cyber attacks will cost US health systems US$305 billion by 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 October 2015

Accenture predicts 25 million patients will have personal data stolen from healthcare systems 

UAE plans to use IoT to meet Vision 2021 healthcare targets

UAE plans to use IoT to meet Vision 2021 healthcare targets
By Rebecca Gibson | 08 October 2015

IoT technologies could help the government to improve healthcare provision and administration

Transforming healthcare of the future with Office 2016

Transforming healthcare of the future with Office 2016
By Lindsay James | 24 September 2015

With Office 2016, Microsoft is offering health professionals the tools to work more efficiently

Microsoft helps Operation Smile carry out its mission to change lives

Microsoft helps Operation Smile carry out its mission to change lives
By Sean Dudley | 16 September 2015

International medical charity provides surgery for people with cleft lips and cleft palates

Protecting patient data: reducing data breaches in healthcare

Protecting patient data: reducing data breaches in healthcare
By Guest | 31 August 2015

Healthcare organisations need to take a swift and proactive approach to data security management to prevent cyber attacks and ensure confidential patient records remain protected, says Nicholas Banks

Nicholas Banks explains why healthcare organisations need to take a proactive approach to data security

UBC minimises patient delays with new CRM platform

UBC minimises patient delays with new CRM platform
By Rebecca Lambert | 05 August 2015

Accenture and Avanade have helped UBC to create a new customer-facing platform to improve the quality, access and continuity of care for hundreds of thousands of patients

Avanade and Accenture helped to design the new platform based on Dynamics CRM