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How COVID-19 has unscaled the heights of economies of scale

Kevin Maney 14 Oct 2020 11 minutes

For decades, business growth was all about economies of scale. But the trend has begun to reverse with the competitive edge now found in personalised products and decentralised distribution. COVID-19 has accelerated this shift.

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Wireless wellness: How 5G will create the new post-COVID healthcare ecosystem

Wilson Chow Kelly Barnes Chris Bartlett 08 Sep 2020 7 minutes

The levels of connectivity that 5G promises could transform the patient experience and enable a new healthcare ecosystem. In the midst of unprecedented pandemic stress, its potential is both timely and meaningful.

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101: The who, what, where, when and why of COVID-19 contact tracing apps
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101: The who, what, where, when and why of COVID-19 contact tracing apps

05 May 2020 10 minutes

Around the world, governments and technology companies are exploring the use of COVID-19 contact tracing apps. But what are they and how do they work? Digital Pulse has the 101.

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Telehealth opportunities during the COVID-19 pandemic
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Reimagining healthcare: Telemedicine initiatives for COVID-19

Damien Angus Maureen Connolly 29 Apr 2020 10 minutes

Changing consumer attitudes and the necessity to ‘flatten the curve’ are ushering in a new era of telemedicine. A range of initiatives could help reduce surge capacity on healthcare systems and reimagine how healthcare is delivered in the future.

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A proactive approach to building the healthcare workforce of the future

Dr Ben Hamer Caitlin Guilfoyle 25 Sep 2019 8 minutes

The healthcare industry is undergoing rapid change, enabled by technological advances such as AI. The workforce is at the heart of this transformation, and preparing them to thrive will require a bold strategy

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Churchill Club Top Tech Trends Debate 2019
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Tech trends that will change the world by 2025

John Riccio Monty Hamilton 10 Sep 2019 9 minutes

Which little-known technologies will change our lives in the next 5 years? At this year’s Top Tech Trends Debate four technologists put forward their bets on the innovation explosion to come.

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Blockchain identity management
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Can you prove who you are? Blockchain can

Scott Likens 30 Jul 2019 6 minutes

Blockchain technology in identity management builds trust by giving employers certainty around who they’re hiring and contracting, while putting individuals in the driver’s seat of managing their own identities.

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Artificial intelligence in healthcare
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The computer will see you now: Six examples of AI in healthcare

Emily Prior Emma McKeown 12 Mar 2019 7 minutes

Artificial intelligence has limitless potential to disrupt the healthcare industry. Discover how some organisations are adopting AI to reshape the way they provide care.

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Report: A prescription for blockchain and healthcare - reinvent or be reinvented
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Report: A prescription for blockchain and healthcare – reinvent or be reinvented

Carlos Moreira Michael Farley 31 Oct 2018 7 minutes

Healthcare is rife with complexity, data and manual processing, but those hindrances also make it a great case for blockchain efficiency. It’s time for healthcare to realise the benefits of blockchain, or face the bitter pill of outside

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