Tag: Electronic health record

Health & Healthcare

Close-up: Dr David Evans

Dr David Evans is the Director of Medical Services at the QE II Hospital in Brisbane. He is a specialist in medical administration and has academic qualifications in health administration, information technology and occupational health and safety. He has a 20 plus year involvement in Health Informatics and has contributed to the National EHR Taskforce,…

28 Aug 2013, by Informa Australia

Health & Healthcare

Driving effective integration and interoperability of IT systems in healthcare

The past few years has seen a move away from paper based systems in healthcare to an increased investment in health IT systems, digital medical devices and administrative systems. However, effective integration and interoperability of systems is lacking. The inaugural eHealth Interoperability Conference builds on our well established ehealth conference series and will discuss the…

22 Aug 2013, by Informa Australia

Health & Healthcare

Delivering safe, successful, and interoperable ehealth systems

Improving patient care lies at the heart of eHealth interoperability. Yet, delivering the best possible outcomes depends on carefully planned and implemented systems integration and reliable health information governance. We had the chance to speak to Di Mantell, General Manager Facilities Management at Fiona Stanley Hospital in WA about overcoming boundaries in eHealth interoperability, ‘source…

25 Jul 2013, by Informa Australia