Digital innovation – a breakfast update

Digital innovation – a breakfast update

It was a full house for the HISA breakfast series in Melbourne this week when we welcomed back Dr Simon Kos, an Australian medical doctor and now Microsoft’s global Chief Medical Officer based in the US. Simon talked about emerging trends and key observations on...
HISA joins digital health showcase HealthHorizon

HISA joins digital health showcase HealthHorizon

MTPConnect – the Medical Technologies and Pharmaceuticals Industry Growth Centre – today announced it will provide a proposed $100,000 provisional funding to a National MedTech, Pharmaceutical and Digital Health Showcase over one year, with proposed...
What’s under the hood at Bendigo Hospital

What’s under the hood at Bendigo Hospital

The digital health community was keen to see first-hand the technology driving Bendigo Health’s push to a full digital hospital. Two guided tours were held last month with attendees walked through emergency department and an inpatient ward to see the technology used....
TOM_Melbourne Makeathon: #makingthedifference

TOM_Melbourne Makeathon: #makingthedifference

By Dr  Mark Merolli, PhD, CHIA, B.Physio (Hons) From 28-30 November, Swinburne University were the proud hosts of the first TOM (Tikkun Olam Makers) Makeathon in Australia. In much the same spirit of the “Hackathon” model, TOM brought together teams of “Makers” and...