- Luton and Dunstable University NHS Foundation Trist Hospital
See how using acceSSOnce the Clinical Desktop solution has helped to improve patience care.
- New York Presbyterian Hospital
Windows 8 Tablet application built for inpatient engagement and care
- West Lothian Council integrates case management systems to boost quality and cuts costs
The Council integrated the previously isolated case management systems of its various agencies using technology from VisionWare and Microsoft.
- Vision for the future of technology in health
Envision a connected future where patients, doctors, payers, and others share information for the best care possible.
- Health Tech Today: Wireless Wonder
3M’s latest stethoscope uses Bluetooth wireless technology to allow doctors to record heart beats and store the data as a digital file.
- Health Tech Today: Virtual Doctor
Dr. Jay Parkinson wants to make seeing a doctor as easy as ordering a book on Amazon. Named as one of the first truly virtual doctors, Parkinson designs health care services based on social networking sites.
- Health Tech Today: Video game diagnosis
Doctors receive new insights into the symptoms of their young chronically ill patients courtesy of a video game. Health Tech Today talks with the creator of the new technology, Cornelia Ruland.
- Health Tech Today: Translating Technology
The Microsoft Biology Foundation provides an open source platform that allows data sets to communicate, facilitating collaboration and accelerating research.
- Health Tech Today: Tough Tech
Panasonic's Toughbook is a gold standard for medical laptops, built to satisfy demanding customers in critical situations.
- Health Tech Today: The Cell Phone Microscope
CellScope turns a cell phone into a microscope. With images of blood cells, bacteria, or parasites transmitted to medical centers, this tool helps detect outbreaks in remote regions.
- Health Tech Today: text4baby
The U.S. has one of the highest infant mortality rates among industrialized countries. Text4baby supports underserved mothers with free text messages about pre-natal and infant care.
- Health Tech Today: System for savings
Philips Healthcare tools collect data at the point of care and share it quickly and efficiently. Both patient and hospital savings are measurable and better health care is the result.
- Health Tech Today: Patient-friendly apps
Patients want information but hospital staff are often too busy to answer questions. Microsoft researchers are developing new ways to deliver real-time, patient-friendly information.
- Health Tech Today: Patient power
Group Health is widely recognized as a world leader in eHealth. Matt Handley, physician and CTO, shares how patient feedback guides how they deliver electronic healthcare.
- Health Tech Today: Patient first
New York Presbyterian recently launched a patient-centered portal, myNYP.org. CIO Aurelia Boyer talks about this totally connected network of patents, community, and health care professionals.
- Health Tech Today: Paperless healthcare
Dr. Yuji Yamanobe, CIO of one of Japan’s most technological hospitals, uses Microsoft Unified Communications to foster collaboration and communication among the staff.
- Health Tech Today: Painless scheduling
Why is scheduling a doctor’s appointment such a hassle? Online ZocDoc helps you find a doctor near home, read reviews, check insurance, and schedule an appointment…all in under an hour.
- Health Tech Today: Obama's health website
Todd Park, CTO of U.S. Health and Human Services, talks about the new consumer-friendly website, healthcare.gov, offering side-by-side comparisons of health insurance plans.
- Health Tech Today: Near-Death Lessons
Dr. Michael Buist experienced two near-death experiences due to medical errors. He went on to invent Patientrak, significantly improving the timeliness of doctors attending patients.
- Health Tech Today: Mobilife
Imagination and innovation unite as students compete to bring new technological solutions to global problems. We look at a mobile screening tool that helps prevent child mortality.
- Health Tech Today: High Tech House Calls
At-home wound care providing a yearly savings of $72,000 per patient.
- Health Tech Today: Healthy Crusader
See how this real-life knight is leading the crusade for patient empowerment. Sir Muir Gray discusses his vision for the future of healthcare and why technology plays such a pivotal role.
- Health Tech Today: Healthcare with a smile
Hear how CEO Dr. Patty Gabow took lessons from blue chip brands such as Ritz-Carlton to transform Denver's largest public health system; saving money and jobs and satisfying patients.
- Health Tech Today: Glimpse of the Future
Microsoft Research labs nurture the ideas that become tomorrow’s technology. Learn about the future of healthcare, today.
- Health Tech Today: Gaming to Save Lives
Medical simulation may look like play, but the results are seriously impressive with Banner Health's innovative solutions based on gaming technology.
- Health Tech Today: Gaming Lessons
Jump over junk food and gobble up healthy treats to give you more energy to win. Fast-paced video games are the latest teaching tool, helping children learn healthy life lessons.
- Health Tech Today: Future Prescriptions
Jeff Goldsmith, a leading healthcare futurist, shares insights on service delivery, communication, and collaboration in the health industry and how IT can help remedy industry shortcomings.
- Health Tech Today: Fast Search
Doctors rely on relevant and accurate information to deliver the best patient care. The CTO of NHS Evidence, Andrew Fenton, makes the case for a new medical search engine.
- Health Tech Today: EMR Made Easy
Learn how gloStream has 100% customer satisfaction with their EMR solution.
- Health Tech Today: Digital workflow
Health Postbox Express shows how you can use cloud computing to get your workflow online in as little as a week, for less than you might think.
- Health Tech Today: Digital Paramedic
Andrew Cull, 31-year old paramedic-turned-CEO of Remote Medical International, uses handheld devices, cell phones, and online software to dispense emergency medical services around the globe.
- Health Tech Today: Dial Up Diagnosis
Smartphones have become indispensible tools in healthcare. Learn why no other decision support software is as “smart” as NxOpinion.
- Health Tech Today: Designing Health
Vectorform joins us to demo some new designs including one for virtual collaboration and an app to monitor childhood development.
- Health Tech Today: Cough Phone
As we look into the future of medical technology, hear how coughing into your cell phone could help diagnose what is wrong with you.
- Health Tech Today: CIO of the Year
Meet the man named as 2009 HIMSS CIO of the Year and hear about the strategies he has used to stay ahead of the game in his long and successful career.
- Health Tech Today: Caregivers on the go
Torbay Care Trust, an integrated health and social services organization, took CRM software and repurposed it to deliver better healthcare. We find out how.
- Health Tech Today: Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Archbishop Desmond Tutu discusses how eHealth -- the use of information technologies in medicine -- may be the key to solving chronic problems in healthcare.
- Health Tech Today: Seamless connectivity
Polycom, a leader in video and audio solutions, brings a seamless teleconferencing solution to healthcare.
- Health Tech Today: Linking Up
See how Baycrest Hospital realizes savings and collaboration with Microsoft Lync.
- Health Tech Today: Say healthy
Learn about a new twist on medical dictation using a simple, affordable, and cloud-based solution built on Windows speech recognition technology.
- Meriter Health Services
Meriter Health Services deploys BI solution and saves more than $1 million yearly
- Health Tech Today: Seeing "Hello"
See how this organization is serving the deaf community in Australia using Microsoft Lync for face-to-face communication and collaboration.
- Health Tech Today: First on the Scene
Cairo has some of the worst traffic in the world. Find out how the Egyptian Ambulance Organization has reduced their response time from over an hour to less than 8 minutes.
- Health Tech Today: Managing Diabetes
How can diabetes be managed and debilitating complications avoided? What if young people were given digital tools to help manage their conditions?
- Health Tech Today: Telemedicine for all
Find out how doctors and specialists are easily collaborating online, even reviewing high fidelity images, to support patients in rural areas.
- Health Tech Today: Buon Giorno Cloud!
Located in Vatican City, this 130 year-old pediatric hospital has moved to the cloud for its email system improving
- HIV Research: The Human Face of HIV
Meet Purity, a South African woman who knows, first-hand, the physical, mental, and emotional pain that HIV inflicts on those infected with the virus. She is undergoing treatment, but naturally hopes that a cure for HIV will be found in her lifetime.
- Real impact in health
How can we enable better care for more people? How can technology help save peoples lives? Find out how Microsoft technologies are making a real impact in health around the world.
- Health Tech Today: Streamlining Hospitals
Find out how new software is helping hospital-based physicians be more efficient and provide better, more seamless care.
- Health Tech Today: Peace of mind
Company CEO Chris Otto demonstrates MyHalo, offering around-the-clock vital sign and activity monitoring using body sensor technology combined with the Internet.
- Health and human services explained
Learn more about coordinating care and integrating systems to put your citizens at the center of your efforts.
- Managing devices in health IT
More and more health professionals are using personal computers, smartphones, and tablets at work. How can a health CIO ensure security for patient data while enhancing productivity?
- Health Tech Today: Technology transformed
Dr. Kim Pittenger, Medical Director of Virgina Mason Medical Center clinic in Kirkland, WA shows how lessons from Toyota's efficient production line are transforming patient experience.
- Health Tech Today: Improving the Health of Rio
In just six months, one million people have digitized health records thanks to a cloud-based solution. We travel to Rio de Janeiro to see the benefits to public health.
- Real impact for a better tomorrow
Watch how Microsoft and our partners work with governments, organisations, and citizens to help them fully harness the power of cloud computing with flexible solutions, programs, and partnerships to meet local needs.