CES 2022 wraps on a high note
The Consumer Electronics Show has concluded following a week filled with thousands of innovative product debuts showcasing technologies aimed to better the world.
Telehealth start-up delivers healthcare in rural Africa
Remote Doctors 4 Africa is forging partnerships across the continent to deliver critical healthcare services in rural communities.
AI-based mobile device wellness solution
AI-based apps that can monitor vital signs in real-time to determine wellness status are making it possible to operate businesses through ongoing waves of the pandemic.
RecoMed digitises wellness days for Bankmed members
Instead of members skipping their health checks or not getting the health counselling they needed, hundreds of Bankmed members booked their wellness appointments online.
WCape uses eSports to drive vaccination among youth
The Western Cape health department partners with Ekasi Esports to host eSports pop-up tournaments to promote COVID-19 vaccination awareness.
Vaccinate or lose jobs, CEO Ralph Mupita tells MTN staff
MTN says it will not be obliged to continue the employment contract for staff who are not exempt from vaccinations but still refuse to be vaccinated.
SA’s Hyrax hailed for helping to detect Omicron variant
The company’s Exatype software platform enabled the scale-up of genomic surveillance that led to the detection of Omicron.
Five healthcare trends as observed by Gijima Technology Solutions
The South African healthcare sector needs to move fast to adopt new trends based on global standards, says Shubna Harilal, MD, Gijima Technology Solutions.
Technology is a catalyst for improved healthcare, not a silver bullet
Technology is part of a complex environment that has to integrate and align to deliver improved healthcare outcomes, according to webinar panel.
Digital ‘pocket clinic’ provides HIV/AIDS medical information
South African healthcare start-up Aviro Health unveils a digitally-enabled service to improve access to HIV/AIDS medical information and healthcare.
Basic challenges to be overcome for digital healthcare ideal
Experts discussed some of the hurdles in a webinar on technology-enabled healthcare delivery, hosted by Amazon Web Services in collaboration with ITWeb.