GE Healthcare launches tech for critical data access

U.K., Oct. 19 -- GE Healthcare has launched Edison HealthLink, new advanced computing technology that allows clinicians to collect, analyse and act upon critical data closer to its source. The globa... Read More

TestCard to launch home UTI test next month

U.K., Oct. 16 -- A home testing kit that allows people to diagnose common conditions using the camera on their mobile phone has secured £4.5m in funding to expand internationally. Founded in th... Read More

How tech innovations can help healthcare during the pandemic

U.K., Oct. 15 -- Dr Anne Blackwood describes Health Enterprise East (HEE) as the "interface" between the UK's National Health Service and the technology industry. Founded in 2004, HEE was originally f... Read More

AI-based BP monitor "more accurate than traditional devices"

U.K., Oct. 14 -- A clinical trial has found that a cuffless blood pressure monitor has a higher rate of accuracy than conventional monitoring devices used by doctors. Biobeat, a manufacturer of wear... Read More

Most healthcare apps have weak security, report finds

U.K., Oct. 13 -- A recent assessment of some of the most popular mobile healthcare apps has revealed serious security vulnerabilities across the board. Among them are Covid-tracking apps, of which 85 ... Read More

Smartwatch study looks at patient and carer health links

U.K., Oct. 12 -- IoT service provider Tracmo has partnered with the University of California Berkeley to carry out a study into the relationship between the health of a patient and their familial or s... Read More

New platform launches in India to enable paperless hospitals

U.K., Oct. 12 -- Digital health venture KareXpert has built a new cloud-based platform with built-in electronic health records (EHR) that will enable hospitals in India to go paperless. The platform... Read More

How properly engineered ventilation keeps patients safe

U.K., Oct. 10 -- Our knowledge of the COVID-19 virus and the engineering controls associated with mitigating its transmission have evolved considerably since the pandemic hit the US earlier this year.... Read More

NHS partners with mobile app Earnd

U.K., Oct. 8 -- A new payroll platform that allows the UK's National Health Service (NHS) employees to access their pay as they earn is being rolled out free of charge across all NHS organisations, th... Read More

Canadian network forms to study big data for aging society

U.K., Oct. 6 -- A group of analysts have formed a consortium based at Canada's McGill University with the aim of harnessing big data solutions to address the country's aging demographic. The Consort... Read More