Electronic health record solutions must be interoperable and modular.
Criminals target sensitive data left unencrypted after digital transformation initiatives
ALTEN Calsoft Labs launches blockchain clinical trial platform in partnership with clinical research organisation Clinlogix
MedCrypt, a medical device cybersecurity software provider, has closed a Series A round of $5.3 million, led by Section 32, with participation from Eniac Ventures and Y Combinator. The funds will be used for sales and marketing, and for product development.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has published a guideline for the use of digital health interventions to strengthen health systems.
Redox, which enables healthcare data exchange, has closed a $33 million Series C funding round, led by Battery Ventures.
The Gustave Roussy Institut, a cancer centre in France, is to deploy blockchain in data-sharing applications for oncology research. The technology will be built in partnership with Embleema, a developer of a healthcare blockchain network, and will be used to improve transparency, patient safety and patient engagement in clinical trials.
The European Commission is launching a new online knowledge-sharing platform to support better diagnosis and treatment for more than 30 million Europeans living with a rare disease.
The UK's Department for Health is launching NHSX, a new unit with responsibility for setting national policy and developing best practice for NHS technology.
At HIMSS19, one theme seems to filter through all the buzz and activity: delivering value-based, patient-centred care.