HIMSS Li ège, The Must-Attend Health IT for the Benelux Region
1 - 3 April 2019, Liège, Belgium.HIMSS (Healthcare Information Management Systems Society) has announced that it is launching the second edition of HIMSS Liège, a two and a half day event for the health IT community of the Benelux region that will take place between 1-3 April at the University of Liège. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 21, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Events Source Type: news

Highland Marketing will be at Digital Health Rewired
Highland Marketing will be attending Digital Health Rewired, the latest conference and exhibition to connect health tech leaders with digital innovations and innovators. The dedicated health tech agency will be on stand B14 to explain how integrated communications and sales acceleration campaigns can help suppliers break into and expand their presence in the UK market. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 21, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Senior Digital Designer
Location: Beirut, Lebanon and/or Vienna, Austria Job Type: Full-Time Employer: Medicus Love working on innovative digital products within an international environment? Have outstanding design skills and a highly hands-on attitude? Want to help bringing a fast-growing company to the next level with your creativity and solution-oriented mindset ? Then you’re exactly who we’re looking for in our offices in Beirut and/ or Vienna. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 20, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Jobs Source Type: news

Abbott and Novo Nordisk Enter Partnership to Provide Integrated Digital Solution to People with Diabetes Using Insulin
Abbott and Novo Nordisk today announced a non-exclusive partnership that will integrate insulin dose data from Novo Nordisk pre-filled and durable connected pens directly into the digital health tools compatible with the FreeStyle Libre system (FreeStyle LibreLink[1] mobile app and LibreView[2] cloud-based system). (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 20, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

European Society of Radiology and Siemens Healthineers are Inviting Discussion on the Digital Future of Radiology
As part of their partnership, the European Society of Radiology (ESR) and Siemens Healthineers will, for the first time, offer a joint discussion platform for all aspects relating to the digitalization of radiology at the European Congress of Radiology, which will take place between February 27 and March 3, 2019, in Vienna, Austria. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 19, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Siemens Healthineers Business and Industry Source Type: news

Use of Clinical Apps Significantly Improves Quality of Cardiovascular Care
A pilot program using several clinical decision support tools in the outpatient setting to treat and educate stable ischemic heart disease patients has shown success in improving angina in these patients. Findings from the Florida Cardiovascular Quality Network study were presented at the American College of Cardiology's Cardiovascular Summit in Orlando. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 19, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Digital Product Lead
Location: Beirut, Lebanon and/or Vienna, Austria Job Type: Full-Time Employer: Medicus Love working on innovative digital products within an international environment? Have outstanding product design skills and a highly hands-on attitude? Want to help bringing a fast-growing company to the next level with your industry experience and drive? Then you're exactly who we're looking for in our offices in Beirut and/or Vienna. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 18, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Jobs Source Type: news

The Real Benefits of Healthtech - Releasing Time to Care
Opinion Article by Prof. Michael Thick, Chief Medical Officer, Chief Clinical Information Officer, IMS MAXIMS The NHS had a long, tough winter and we’re facing similar pressures again this year. In its winter flow report 2017-18, the Royal College of Emergency Medicine said it was: "the worst winter we’ve ever experienced." (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 18, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Opinion Business and Industry Source Type: news

Digital Manager
Location: Basel, Switzerland Job Type: Full-Time Employer: Abbott To lead and drive Digital, Social and eCommerce initiatives, delivering ROI and competitive advantage and differentiation in line with Abbott's business and customer engagement strategies. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 15, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Jobs Source Type: news

Fujitsu Launches "Healthcare Personal service Platform" to Manage Health and Medical Information
Fujitsu announced development of Fujitsu Healthcare Solution Healthcare Personal service Platform, a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) for the integrated management of consumer-facing offerings based on health and medical information. The new service can aggregate and integrate an individual's personal health record, enabling the safe and secure storage and use of such health and medical information. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 14, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

North of Scotland Care Portal Launched at Raigmore Hospital in Inverness
A clinical portal commissioned by four NHS boards covering some of the most remote areas of Scotland has gone live and started to sign-up clinical users. The North of Scotland Care Portal, built using Orion Health technology, gives staff working in NHS Grampian, NHS Highland, NHS Orkney, and NHS Shetland a single view of patient information held in different IT systems across the boards. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 14, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Orion Health Business and Industry Source Type: news

Medicus AI Closes the First Tranche of its Series A Funding Round of €5 Million
Medicus AI GmbH announced the completion of the first tranche of its Series A funding round at €2.75 million, with the purview to close the second tranche of €2.25 million over the coming months. Medicus works with diagnostic labs to deliver smart features and insights to doctors, in terms of smart testing and diagnosis support, and to patients, in the form of visual and interactive reports, powering continuous healthcare and coaching across all digital platforms. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 13, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. and IBM Canada Announce First of its Kind Collaboration to Integrate Blockchain Technology into Clinical Trials
Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. and IBM Canada announced at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference in Orlando, Florida, their plans to explore the use of blockchain technology in clinical trials. This collaboration underscores Boehringer Ingelheim's commitment to healthcare innovation and marks the first time that blockchain technology will be explored in a clinical trial setting in Canada. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 12, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Philips Launches IntelliSpace Epidemiology Solution at HIMSS 2019
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced the launch of IntelliSpace Epidemiology, a solution that optimizes the detection of healthcare associated infections (HAIs) in the hospital. Philips IntelliSpace Epidemiology is the only decision-support solution in the U.S. that combines clinical informatics and genomic sequencing information from pathogenic bacteria, aiming to efficiently assist infection control prevention teams in identifying infection transmissions. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 12, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Philips Business and Industry Source Type: news

New AI Toolkit is the 'Scientist that never Sleeps'
Researchers have developed a new AI-driven platform that can analyse how pathogens infect our cells with the precision of a trained biologist. The platform, HRMAn ('Herman'), which stands for Host Response to Microbe Analysis, is open-source, easy-to-use and can be tailored for different pathogens including Salmonella enterica. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 12, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Siemens Healthineers to Invest EUR 350 Million in New Campus Forchheim
Siemens Healthineers is planning to expand its location in Forchheim in response to the continuing strong demand for medical imaging devices, in particular for CT scanners and x-ray applications. The new "Siemens Healthineers Campus" will consist of an ultra-modern factory for medical components and a new R&D and logistics center alongside the existing facilities. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 11, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Siemens Healthineers Business and Industry Source Type: news

The European Health Catapult Program for Medtech, Biotech and Digital Health Startups
Through dedicated sessions, a group of international top-level investors, key healthcare leaders and industry stakeholders work closely together challenging 40+ ambitious startups to optimize their business plan and strengthen their pitch deck. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 8, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Better@Home Successfully Completes First Financing Round
The Berlin-based start-up Better@Home, founded in the summer of 2018 and operating in Germany, successfully completed its first financing round in December with more than 1 million euros. The investors are CompuGroup Medical Research GmbH, an undisclosed healthcare consultant, and B.I.F. GmbH, the holding company of Hamburg-based business angel Wolfgang Biedermann. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 8, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Big Data Approach Shown to be Effective for Evaluating Autism Treatments
Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute who developed a blood test to help diagnose autism spectrum disorder have now successfully applied their distinctive big data-based approach to evaluating possible treatments. The findings, recently published in Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience, have the potential to accelerate the development of successful medical interventions. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 7, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

This Is a Neuron on Nicotine
When a person takes a puff on a cigarette, nicotine floods into the brain, latching onto receptors on the surface of neurons and producing feelings of happiness. But nicotine does not simply stay on the surface of cells - the drug actually permeates into neural cells and alters them from the inside out. Now, a team of scientists has developed a protein sensor that glows in the presence of nicotine, allowing the researchers to (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 7, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Veradigm ™ Supports Cancer Experience Registry With Targeted Outreach Direct to Oncology Healthcare Professionals
Veradigm™, an Allscripts (NASDAQ:MDRX), business unit and a leader in providing next-generation healthcare data solutions and systems, is leveraging its capability to communicate directly with a broad network of ambulatory healthcare professionals (HCPs) in order to increase public awareness and access to the Cancer Experience Registry. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 6, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Allscripts Business and Industry Source Type: news

Flagship Axe the Fax Trust Rolls out Hybrid Solution to Tackle Last Fax Machines
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (LTHT), the organisation at the forefront of the national Axe the Fax campaign, is implementing an electronic fax solution to tackle its last remaining machines. In September, the Trust set out a highly ambitious goal to remove the majority of its 350 fax machines by the beginning of 2019 in order to streamline workflows and productivity, improve security and improve the timeliness of patient care. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 5, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Enovacom and Stalis Join Forces to Unlock the Value of UK Health Data
Enovacom and Stalis have joined forces to help UK health and care providers breakdown the technical barriers of extracting and sharing patient data to create integrated care records that support better care outcomes and improvements in the patient experience. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 5, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Digital Health Project & Account Manager
Location: Zürich, Switzerland Job Type: Full-Time Employer: Flex Digital Health Flex Digital Health is a start-up investment within Flex focused on accelerating disruptive technology in healthcare by creating new products and services and developing new business models to bring them to market. The Flex Digital Health solution is being designed in a way to bring a new level of intelligence to healthcare. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 4, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Jobs Source Type: news

Highland Marketing Advisory Board Responds to the NHS Long Term Plan
The first meeting of Highland Marketing's newly expanded advisory board discussed the NHS Long Term Plan and what will be needed to make it a success. Structural change, leadership, investment, spending on the right systems at the right level, and empowerment emerged as key themes. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 1, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Allscripts Appoints Vice President and Managing Director, EMEA
Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) has appointed a new leader for its business in the UK while strengthening its focus on Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Richard Strong, who was Vice President, International Services, is taking up the new role of vice president and managing director, EMEA. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 31, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Allscripts Business and Industry Source Type: news

Merck Granted U.S. Patent for Novel Combination of Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain Technology
Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced that it has been granted Patent No. US 10,193,695 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The patent relates to the formation of 'crypto-objects', a novel security procedure linking Artificial Intelligence (AI) and blockchain technology. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 30, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Philips Once Again Recognized as a Top 100 Global Innovator
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, has again been named a Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator by Clarivate Analytics. Clarivate Analytics' Top 100 Global Innovators Report identifies the world's most innovative organizations, assessing each one on its ability to successfully develop valuable patented inventions that also have strong commercialization potential based on (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 29, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Philips Business and Industry Source Type: news

Clinical Study Confirms Effectiveness of CardioSecur ® in Pre-Clinical Deployment in Ambulances
The study "CardioSecur® in the preclinical setting - When time does matter" of the University of Heidelberg confirms the advantages of the mobile ECG in acute cases. This was demonstrated by applying CardioSecur during a period of more than 7 months in ambulances in the area of Heidelberg, Germany. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 29, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

BIOTRONIK Announces First Enrollment in CRT-Next Study
BIOTRONIK has announced first enrollment in a multicenter study that aims to demonstrate that a two-lead cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) system with atrial sensing is at least as effective as a conventional three-lead system. BIOTRONIK's CRT-DX technology provides therapy through two ventricular leads and features a floating dipole for complete atrial diagnostics without an additional lead. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 28, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

NHS Transformation Professionals Team Up to Help UK Hospitals with Improvement Ambitions
A network of NHS transformation professionals has launched to support NHS and private healthcare providers in improving the safety, effectiveness and experience of care. Called Transforming Healthcare Consultancy (THC), the team of individual specialists will provide health service improvement, change management and digital transformation services. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 28, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Merck and Tencent Announce Collaboration on Intelligent Digital Healthcare Services in China
Merck, a leading science and technology company, signed a strategic collaboration agreement with Tencent, a leading provider of Internet value added services. The collaboration will primarily focus on increasing public disease awareness and providing more accessible healthcare services via digital platforms in China, by leveraging the company's scientific leadership and expertise combined with Tencent's leading technology in the fields of internet and artificial intelligence. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 25, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Final Report: Provision of a Market Study on Telemedicine
The aim of the study is to examine the telemedicine market in Europe and to understand the factors that determine its development. The analysis maps telemedicine applications and solutions, and applicable technical standards and guidelines; it also describes market dynamics and potential barriers limiting wider deployment and uptake of telemedicine solutions. Finally, the study assesses the cost-effectiveness of larger-scale deployment of telemedicine under current and future market conditions, to provide policy makers with advice and considerations for wider deployment of telemedicine. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 24, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Publications Download Source Type: news

First EU Citizens Using ePrescriptions in other EU Country
The first EU patients can use digital prescriptions issued by their home doctor when visiting a pharmacy in another EU country: Finnish patients are now able to go to a pharmacy in Estonia and retrieve medicine prescribed electronically by their doctor in Finland. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 23, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Development Research and Development Source Type: news

The NHS Long Term Plan: Cracking the Da Vinci Code?
Opinion Article by Prof. Michael Thick, Chief Medical Officer, Chief Clinical Information Officer, IMS MAXIMS Reading the NHS Long Term Plan this week, I had a definite sense of déjà vu. And that's not just because we have seen similar plans in the past. We have, of course, but this plan is still of interest and welcome. I think everybody would be very surprised if itwere to last ten-years, but it’s good to have a clearly articulated vision for the service and where the technology should go. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 23, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Opinion Business and Industry Source Type: news

Open Access Drug Development Tools Feature in New IMI Call for Proposals
New open access tools for drug development, obesity, and the environmental impacts of medicines are the focus of a new IMI2 Call for proposals launched today. The total budget of the Call is over EUR 80 million. Half of this comes from the European Commission's Horizon 2020 programme and will fund the participation in the projects of universities, small and medium-sized companies, patient groups etc. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 22, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Open Calls Source Type: news

Applications Now Open for Pioneering Digital Health Accelerator Programme
The Yorkshire & Humber AHSN (Academic Health Science Network), in partnership with mHabitat, announces that applications for the 2019 Propel@YH digital health accelerator programme are now open. Propel@YH has been launched to provide innovative organisations developing digital health solutions with access to a structured course of support and advice aimed at helping its business cohort to navigate the NHS, whilst enabling accelerated company growth and increased market presence. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 21, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Smart Microrobots that can Adapt to their Surroundings
One day we may be able to ingest tiny robots that deliver drugs directly to diseased tissue, thanks to research being carried out at EPFL and ETH Zurich. The group of scientists - led by Selman Sakar at EPFL and Bradley Nelson at ETH Zurich - drew inspiration from bacteria to design smart, biocompatible microrobots that are highly flexible. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 18, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Digital Health Consultancy Invests in Cyber Security Assurance
Digital health consultancy Populo Consulting has secured Cyber Essentials Plus certification, in a move that demonstrates its commitment to operating to the same high standards as its NHS clients. Cyber Essentials Plus is a scheme developed by the National Cyber Security Centre, which builds on the Cyber Essentials programme. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 17, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Philips Launches Azurion with FlexArm to Set New Standard for the Future of Image-Guided Procedures
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced Azurion with FlexArm, to set a new standard for patient imaging and positioning flexibility for image-guided procedures. During increasingly complex interventions, clinicians need to quickly and easily visualize critical anatomy and identify changes to the patient during the procedure. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 17, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Philips Business and Industry Source Type: news

Merck Welcomes Ten New Startups to its Innovation Center
Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced the ten startups that will be joining the seventh intake of its Accelerator program at the Merck Innovation Center in Darmstadt. The teams come from nine different countries, making 2019 the most international intake in the Merck Accelerator's history. They were chosen from a total of 565 applications, coming from startups based in 68 countries across the world. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 16, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Implements Orion Health Medicines
One of the largest healthcare organisations in Europe has implemented Orion Health Medicines to provide its clinicians a more complete and up-to-date list of the medications their patients are taking. NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (NHSGGC) has just completed a roll-out at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow and is now using the system for medicines reconciliation across 11 hospital sites, so doctors can have a more complete picture of the medications a patient is taking when they are admitted. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 16, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Orion Health Business and Industry Source Type: news

DMEA Goes in Search of Innovative Solutions and Products for Trade Fair Tours
9 - 11 April 2019, Berlin, Germany. What is new in the market for IT security and the electronic patient file? What innovations are there in mobile health and outpatient nursing care? Guided tours are scheduled on all three days of DMEA and will enable groups of interested trade visitors to find out about a selection of key topics in connection with exhibitors and their products, projects and services. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 15, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Events Source Type: news

Highland Marketing Welcomes Chair and New Members to its Advisory Board
Highland Marketing has revitalised its advisory board of respected health tech professionals with the election of a chair and the appointment of two new members. Jeremy Nettle, a past chair of the tech UK healthcare group and former European director for Oracle Corporation Healthcare, has become chair. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 15, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Boehringer Ingelheim Initiates a Collaborative Partnership with Science 37 to Accelerate Patient Centricity in the Development of Novel Therapies
Science 37, an industry leader in virtual clinical trials, and Boehringer Ingelheim announced a technology enterprise collaboration agreement that will support Boehringer Ingelheim in running remote clinical trials. Science 37 is licensing access to its proprietary software platform, NORA® (Network Oriented Research Assistant), which leverages mobile technology and telemedicine capabilities, enabling patients to (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 14, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

AI Approach Outperformed Human Experts in Identifying Cervical Precancer
A research team led by investigators from the National Institutes of Health and Global Good has developed a computer algorithm that can analyze digital images of a woman's cervix and accurately identify precancerous changes that require medical attention. This artificial intelligence (AI) approach, called automated visual evaluation, has the potential to revolutionize cervical cancer screening, particularly in low-resource settings. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 11, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Rewired Pitchfest Launched to Showcase Best Digital Health Start-Ups
Digital health innovators and start-ups are invited to pitch their disruptive ideas and prototypes to NHS digital leaders and leading healthtech investors at the new Digital Health Rewired event next March. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 10, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

First Smartphone App to Detect Opioid Overdose and its Precursors
At least 115 people die every day in the U.S. after overdosing on opioids, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. And in 2016, illegal injectable opioids became the most common drug involved in overdose-related deaths. This spike has led to a national public health crisis and epidemic. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 9, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Stanford Researchers Create a Wireless, Battery-Free, Biodegradable Blood Flow Sensor
A new device developed by Stanford University researchers could make it easier for doctors to monitor the success of blood vessel surgery. The sensor, detailed in a paper published Jan. 8 in Nature Biomedical Engineering, monitors the flow of blood through an artery. It is biodegradable, battery-free and wireless, so it is compact and doesn't need to be removed and it can warn a patient's doctor if there is a blockage. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 8, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Allscripts Joins with Microsoft to Explore Technology for Clinical Research
Today, Allscripts (NASDAQ:MDRX), a global leader in health care information technology, announced a collaboration with Microsoft focused on implementing an innovative, integrated model for clinical research, aiming to enhance clinical research design, conduct studies more efficiently and improve the research provider and participant experience. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - January 7, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Allscripts Business and Industry Source Type: news