IT in Healthcare

Medical pros achieve better outcomes with tech

Healthbridge was one of the sponsors of the inaugural ASAIPA National Medical Awards 2018.


5nines raises funding from Knife Capital

Knife Capital's investment in the health tech firm will accelerate product roll-out to pharmacies and medical practitioners.


Smart village and township trials to come to Limpopo

The Limpopo chapter of the Public Sector ICT Forum has committed to trial a smart township and smart village concept in the province.


Improving process efficiency in healthcare

Analyze Consulting was approached by a hospital trust to assist in improving process efficiency at a South African hospital.

2 Nov

RecoMed, GoodX partner on practice management solution

The API-based integration between the companies streamlines the process of making medical bookings with healthcare providers.

2 Nov

MS Azure, CPGR partner to enable African genomics research

Microsoft and the Cape Town-based Centre for Proteomic and Genomic Research unveil a first-for-Africa platform for collaboration on ground-breaking genomics research.

2 Nov

Medical devices a potential target for hackers

Patients must be protected to avoid hackers administering a lethal dose of insulin, or stopping a pacemaker, says Andrew Sjoberg, CTO at DRS.

Oct 2, 2018

Is IOT the future of healthcare?

IOT has the potential to keep patients safe and healthy and to improve how physicians deliver care, says IoT.nxt.

Sep 26, 2018

Open source contributes to medical innovation

Researchers have developed open source software that could bring closer the prospect of 3D printing of human tissue as well as boost brain imaging.

Sep 26, 2018

Free State Department of Health unveils 'ATM pharmacy'

The medical dispensing unit aims to cut patient waiting times in healthcare facilities to less than five minutes.

Sep 19, 2018

Healthbridge sponsors ASAIPA National Medical Awards

Healthbridge will sponsor the 'Recognition for embracing digital solutions to achieve better patient and business outcomes' award category.