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28 - 30 August 2017 | Pullman Melbourne Albert Park, Melbourne, Australia

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White Paper

Connected Health: How Digital Technology is Transforming Health ans Social Care

The Deloitte Centre for Health Solutions (UK) report explores the benefits and barriers of technologically enabled healthcare (TEC). The report, considers the barriers to technology adoption within healthcare, the shifiting dynamics between patients and clinicians, and how technology can help healthcare providers work more efficiently. 

Video

Exploring Outpatient Automation & Health Information Systems at KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Ahead of the Digital Healthcare Summit and Victorian Healthcare Week 2017 we chat to Serene Chin, Deputy Director, Integrated Health Information Systems and SingHealth CIO.

Serene shares with us details of the outpatient automation and integrated health information systems at the KK Women's and Children's Hospital in Singapore, and also delves into the challenges, benefits and limitations of healthcare digitisation. 

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Outpatient Automation & Health Information Systems at KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Ahead of the Digital Healthcare Summit and Victorian Healthcare Week 2017 we chat to Serene Chin, Deputy Director, Integrated Health Information Systems and SingHealth CIO.

Serene shares with us details of the outpatient automation and integrated health information systems at the KK Women's and Children's Hospital in Singapore, and also delves into the challenges, benefits and limitations of healthcare digitisation. 

Successfully Delivering Innovative Digital Healthcare Solutions

Ahead of the Digital Healthcare Summit 2017 and Victorian Healthcare Week we chat to Alexius Julian, the inaugural Chief Medical Information Officer (CMIO) for St. John of God Healthcare Group (St. John) – Australia’s third largest private hospital operator, with 23 hospitals and facilities comprising more than 3,000 beds.

In this article Alexius shares with us details of St. John’s successful EMR project delivery journey including their effective stakeholder engagement process, and further delves into the future of healthcare and the innovations that will transform healthcare across the globe.  

Presentations

Delivering Integrated Healthcare Technology: The Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre

In this presentation from Healthcare Efficiency Through Technology 2016, Rod Sprenger, Senior Technical Program Manager, Department of Health and Human Services, Victoria and Richard Morrison, ANZ Information and Communications Technology Practice Lead, AECOM, explore the technology platforms through the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre Project, including:

  • Key performance improvements across the patient journey
  • People and processes to manage a successful outcome
  • The overall integration architecture
  • Enterprise services buses: what are they, why are they important
  • HL7 compatibility
  • Messaging solutions
  • Single Sign on
  • Mobile Duress systems – achieving rapid and accurate locations.
  • Optimising the In building mobile coverage solution to provide coverage to all buildings campus-wide
  • Nursecall platforms and workfl ow terminals
  • Digital Operating Theatres and Audio Visual systems
  • Smart Cards and formats

 

Presentation by Ross Dawson: The Future of Healthcare

The ability to capture and analyse health data realtime is enabling a shift from reactive to predictive medicine, responding before crisis happen, and assisting people in changing their behaviours, while connected health is enabling remote consultations and even surgery.

In this presentation from Healthcare Efficiency Through Technology 2016, Futurist Ross Dawson explores the healthcare system of the future and the innovative technologies required to deal with the scope of the challenge.

A Digital Solution for the Safe Management of Mental Health Patient Leave

In this presentation from Health Facilities Design and Development Victoria 2016, Jane Blakeley Clinical Applications Manager – Hospitals, Healthscope, explores;

Providing a safe system to manage Mental Health patients leaving the hospital on leave is a challenge. Private Healthcare provider Healthscope worked with iMatis Australia to develop a system that ensures compliance with Mental Health policies and procedures as well as alerting staff when patients have not returned from their leave on time.

  • The problem
  • Our approach
  • The solution
  • Implementation challenges
  • Where to from here

The New Zealand Health IT Program 2015-2020: Applying Digital Technology to Healthcare

In this presentation from Health Facilities Design and Development Victoria 2016, Dr Sadhana Maraj, eHealth Clinical Lead, Technology and Digital Services at the Ministry of Health NZ explores;

  • Co-designing eHealth solutions with clinicians and consumers is crucial in delivering responsive, customercentric health care
  • Developing a preliminary design and scope for the national EHR and a plan for creating a digital hospital blueprint
  • Patient portals – developing an awareness campaign to encourage more GPs and consumers to start using portals
  • Where are we in our journey to an integrated healthcare model?
  • The main challenges so far and next steps