IT in Healthcare

Workshop explores food manufacturing industry efficiency

The South African Excellence Movement initiative will help the food manufacturing industry operate more efficiently and avoid food safety scandals, says Rifle-Shot Performance Holdings.


SANBS stays online to save lives

Datacentrix company eNetworks will provide secondary fibre infrastructure, creating a multi-link SD-WAN, at the South African National Blood Service.

13 Sep

New 'budget' iPhone out of reach for average South Africans

Apple unveils three new smartphones, including the cheaper iPhone XR, which it hopes will draw more people to its brand.


Artificial intelligence to the rescue in medtech

Medical device makers increasingly use artificial intelligence to help doctors make more precise diagnoses as medicine enters a personalised age.

30 Aug

CSIR unveils new tech for diabetes management

New technology that uses breath analysis instead of blood for diabetes management could replace the invasive "finger prick" glucometer.

Aug 24, 2018

Improving the quality of clinical services

Getting to the right people at the right time is critical, says Dimension Data.

Aug 22, 2018

Vodacom's Mum&Baby portal grows up

In celebration of women's month, the telco extends its Mum&Baby platform, which provides free health information, to non-Vodacom users.

Aug 14, 2018

Doctors test augmented reality during surgery

The technology that made Pok?mon Go so popular two years ago will soon be used by doctors during surgery.

Aug 8, 2018

RecoMed, Solumed collaborate on medical bookings

Solumed integrates its healthcare practice management software with RecoMed's online booking platform.

Aug 8, 2018

Vulnerable software puts healthcare records at risk

Among the OpenEMR vulnerabilities was an easy bypass of the patient portal authentication, needing only a modified URL to access confidential information.

Aug 3, 2018

AI and BPM: next step to process innovation

Artificial intelligence technologies have been applied along with business process management to take process innovation to another level, says Dilley Naidoo, director at Rifle-Shot Performance Holdings.