Waikato DHB cyber attack: 'Sense of violation' over data hack claim
There is widespread alarm about what might happen to highly sensitive patient and staff information from Waikato District Health Board, that hackers claim to have obtained.
2020 stocktake found health IT systems vulnerable to 'significant' cyber attacks
The government and district health boards were warned last year the country's health IT systems are vulnerable to "significant" cyber threats.
Waikato DHB cyber attack: Medical files may have been taken
Waikato District Health Board and the Minister of Health cannot rule out the possibility medical files have fallen into the wrong hands after last week's cyber attack, but say they are working hard to get to the bottom of the problem.
How machine learning is powering the cognitive search for COVID answers
“I just wanted to find a source of information I could trust," says Jennifer Marsman.
Healthcare leaders opt for 'pragmatic' approach to care as DX falls behind
"While crisis response will continue to be a priority for many healthcare leaders in the months ahead, it is important that they look to the future too."
New eHealthSmart reporting solution to bolster NZ's Allied health firms
The software is designed to provide daily revenue updates, as well as appointments, productivity, and retention.
Adobe makes its mark on digital healthcare innovation
"With every business now a digital business, healthcare organisations rely on digital channels to reach customers with critical information and services in real-time."
LifeHealthcare partners with Acclimation to advance operations
The independent medical device distributor in Australia and New Zealand has successfully implemented SAP S/4HANA with the support of SAP Gold Partner Acclimation.
Microsoft spends $19.7b to acquire AI software firm Nuance
The acquisition enables Microsoft to capitalise on Nuance’s ‘decades’ of experience in both enterprise artificial intelligence (AI) and healthcare.
Cloud services top threat vector for healthcare industry
"The coronavirus pandemic continues to highlight the unique cybersecurity needs of the healthcare industry, even as it has increased the number of threats these organisations face."
Three steps to achieve a better patient experience using data in the healthcare industry
Introducing new technology to the healthcare industry beyond COVID-19 will be complicated. The only thing that can simplify it is well-organised data insights.
Gartner: Aus enterprise IT spend to grow 3.6% in 2021
The latest from Gartner shows education and health are both keyed to exceed 8% spending growth.
Radware signs on two more clients for DDoS protection
While Radware did not share the names of its two clients, the company did explain more about the partnerships.
Microsoft to launch cloud service for healthcare firms
Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare, launching on 30 October, includes managed services such as Azure, Microsoft 365, Dynamics 365, Power Platform, and partner solutions to support healthcare firms.
Are robust digital experiences the future of healthcare in New Zealand?
“People’s perceptions of and relationships with technology are changing, and to adapt, healthcare payers and providers need to redesign digital experiences.”
Alibaba Cloud & partners lead healthtech charge across SEA
Alibaba Cloud will provide cloud credits and mentorship to healthcare and fintech startups helping them harness the power of AI, Cloud and other digital technologies to meet current and future business needs.
New reporting solution launched to streamline operations for health practices
The solution integrates data from a practice management system as well as cloud accounting software, resulting in a user-friendly interface which shows the most common reporting requirements for managing a practice.
ServiceNow’s solutions for telecoms, finance and healthcare
New industry-specific solutions aim to provide digital solutions for organisations undergoing forced, rapid transformation.
ForgeRock: Identity security crucial for healthcare providers
“A comparison of Australian data breaches against other markets indicates that Australia's healthcare sector may not be aware of the full number of data breaches it is incurring."
Frost & Sullivan: The four biggest opportunities in blockchain
All industry verticals will eventually be impacted to some degree, says F&S, but four areas are likely to see the biggest changes.
NVIDIA expands Clara healthcare platform to help fight COVID-19
The Clara platform fuses AI and accelerated computing to assist hospitals, healthcare researchers, and technology providers fight back against the pandemic.
Healthcare IT is in dire need of investment, says NZ Health IT chief
“This isn’t about replacing people for robots, it’s about providing already fully stretched clinical and non-clinical staff with the tech tools they desperately need when looking after their patients."
Gartner: Top five areas CIOs can use AI to combat COVID-19
Gartner has identified five areas where artificial intelligence can improve decision making for government and healthcare CIOs during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jamf rolls out telehealth support for healthcare firms
Jamf has introduced a new telehealth system to help healthcare workers and those on the front lines interact with patients without putting themselves at risk.