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The health industry – wearable tech’s biggest winner

28 Feb 2014 2 minutes

The wearable tech market has been making leaps and bounds during the past few years – and the health industry is the biggest winner.

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Driving the power of caring through social media campaigns

Nick Spooner 14 May 2013 3 minutes

Social media campaigns have the incredible power to connect people and drive social change. We discuss how organisations can take learnings from these campaigns to create a sense of shared value, authenticity and ongoing engagement.

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Infographic – How Big Data will revolutionise digital health

Nirosha Methananda 23 Jan 2013 1 minute

Firmly on the 2013 Digital Change agenda, this infographic examines how using Big Data could revolutionise patient care and drive the growth of digital health.

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Infographic: Maximising mobile health – The rise of mHealth management tools infographic

Nirosha Methananda 02 Oct 2012 38 seconds

Not only have smartphones driven consumers to be increasingly connected, as the AlliedHealthWorld.com infographic illustrates these devices are also promoting accessibility to health and wellbeing applications and services.

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Mobile health – Emerging markets leading innovation

Nirosha Methananda 24 Sep 2012 3 minutes

The need for improved medical services, population, geographic and socio-economic factors are driving the adoption of mobile health (mHealth) technologies in developing economies. An opportunity exists for western economies to adapt and implement these substantial innovations within their own social systems.

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Mobile Health – Disrupting existing health models

Nirosha Methananda 29 Aug 2012 4 minutes

Digital health requires a fundamental change in the way health care professionals perceive the delivery of services to a ‘patient-as-a-consumer’ model. Research reveals that facilitation of mHealth technology and process requires investment by Government and other key stakeholders in terms of infrastructure, communication and decentralisation.

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Mobile Health – A ubiquitous approach to healthcare

Nirosha Methananda 24 Aug 2012 3 minutes

With the proliferation of mobile technology, opportunities abound for the health sector to leverage these channels for the improved provision and reach of medical services. Mobile health (mHealth) applications are being utilised worldwide for triaging services, as well as digitisation and sharing of health records.

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