Topic: Healthcare

Stryker enhances operating room design with Microsoft HoloLens

Stryker enhances operating room design with Microsoft HoloLens
By Sean Dudley | 23 February 2017

New solution allows surgery staff to envisage room configurations using holograms and mixed reality.

Microsoft launches Healthcare NExT initiative

Microsoft launches Healthcare NExT initiative
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 February 2017

New initiatives enable partners to use Microsoft's cloud, AI and research to transform healthcare

Providing healthcare via video in remote communities

Providing healthcare via video in remote communities
By Lindsay James | 20 February 2017

RingMD is using Microsoft cloud solutions to connect patients in India with doctors via video

How artificial intelligence could impact the healthcare sector

How artificial intelligence could impact the healthcare sector
By Sean Dudley | 03 February 2017

Collating and analysing data can hold the key to better patient insight and risk identification

Why platforms are so powerful for healthcare providers

Why platforms are so powerful for healthcare providers
By Sean Dudley | 02 February 2017

For many years, healthcare organisations have adopted specific technologies to meet specific needs. But in conversation with us, Microsoft’s Paul Smolke explains how a platform-based approach can simplify industry needs

Microsoft’s Paul Smolke explains how a platform-based approach can simplify industry needs

Toni Townes-Whitley's passion to improve the public sector

Toni Townes-Whitley's passion to improve the public sector
By Lindsay James | 11 January 2017

Microsoft’s corporate vice president of the Worldwide Public Sector explains how she is helping to empower every citizen, government and public organisation on the planet to achieve more

Townes-Whitley on how she's helping to empower citizens, governments and public organisations

Microsoft Azure earns HITRUST CSF certification

Microsoft Azure earns HITRUST CSF certification
By Rebecca Gibson | 05 January 2017

Azure is one of the first hyper-scale cloud computing platforms to be certified for healthcare

Microsoft launches new consortium to fight avoidable blindness

Microsoft launches new consortium to fight avoidable blindness
By Sean Dudley | 21 December 2016

Partnership with L V Prasad Eye Institute will see advanced used of artificial intelligence

How St Margaret’s Hospice Care is delivering a better service

How St Margaret’s Hospice Care is delivering a better service
By Lindsay James | 21 December 2016

Cireson solutions enable the IT team at UK care provider to manage assets on the go

Cireson solutions enable the IT team at UK care provider to manage assets on the go

MJHS Health System harnesses Microsoft Office 365

MJHS Health System harnesses Microsoft Office 365
By Sean Dudley | 08 December 2016

New York public sector organisation able to deliver a higher standard of care to patients

Putting care in patients’ hands with the Digital Diabetes Coach

Putting care in patients’ hands with the Digital Diabetes Coach
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 November 2016

The West of England Academic Health Science Network is trialing a self-care app for diabetes patients with the help of Hewlett Packard Enterprise

The West of England Academic Health Science Network is trialing a self-care app with the help of HPE


How a new Microsoft app is transforming babies’ lives

How a new Microsoft app is transforming babies’ lives
By Lindsay James | 24 October 2016

A Microsoft app that allows parents to upload critical information on their baby’s condition is helping to tackle Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

A Microsoft app is helping to tackle Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome in babies

Citrix brings digital healthcare records to US medical organisation

Citrix brings digital healthcare records to US medical organisation
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 October 2016

US healthcare provider has saved US$5 million by rolling out an electronic medical records system with the help of Citrix

Montefiore Health System saves US$5 million by rolling out an electronic medical records system

Bringing healthcare closer to the elderly

Bringing healthcare closer to the elderly
By Rebecca Gibson | 07 October 2016

Sencom’s communications solution has made it easier for healthcare providers to deliver care to patients at four care homes in south-east Finland

Sencom’s communications solution is helping healthcare providers to deliver care to patients 

Fullerton Health adopts machine learning and advanced analytics

Fullerton Health adopts machine learning and advanced analytics
By Sean Dudley | 29 September 2016

Singapore-based healthcare solution provider adopts innovative Microsoft technologies

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