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SAMED Named Strategic Partner For HISA2017

July 11, 2017 • Events, Healthcare, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on SAMED Named Strategic Partner For HISA2017

SAMED, a medical device industry association has been named strategic partner for the upcoming Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa 2017. In what will be the 3rd edition of Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa (#HISA2017), this year’s conference is set to take place on 29 and 30 August at VodaWorld in Johannesburg, and will bring together leaders and...

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MEDITECH announced as Gold sponsor of HISA2017

July 10, 2017 • Events, Healthcare, Top StoriesComments Off on MEDITECH announced as Gold sponsor of HISA2017

MEDITECH, a healthcare information systems software company has been confirmed as gold sponsor of Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa (HISA2017). This event will take place on 29-30 August 2017 at Vodacom World in Midrand, Johannesburg. There is simply no...

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First wave of speakers for HISA2017 announced

July 10, 2017 • Events, Healthcare, Top StoriesComments Off on First wave of speakers for HISA2017 announced

The 3rd Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa (#HISA2017) is set to take place on 29 and 30 August at VodacomWorld Johannesburg, South Africa. The summit is expected to gather over 300 delegates and 30 speakers. During the two-day summit, there will be lively...

VR could revolutionise the healthcare industry.

VR’s Healthcare Revolution: Transforming Medical Training

July 7, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Healthcare, Top StoriesComments Off on VR’s Healthcare Revolution: Transforming Medical Training

Oculus, Facebook’s Virtual Reality (VR) division, is looking to provide a new immersive approach to healthcare education. Oculus advanced this approach by recently partnering with Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) to build a VR simulation that...

Amr Kamel, Microsoft GM in the West, East, Central Africa & Indian Ocean Islands.

How innovative healthcare technologies are impacting the continent

July 7, 2017 • East Africa, Healthcare, North Africa, Opinion, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on How innovative healthcare technologies are impacting the continent

Development in Africa has had a long history of Western influence, which often doesn’t address African needs. When it comes to health, community-developed programmes are far more successful. With this in mind, we are seeing a boom in local health...

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Med-e-Mass Announced As Platinum Sponsor Of HISA2017

July 6, 2017 • Company News, Events, Healthcare, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Med-e-Mass Announced As Platinum Sponsor Of HISA2017

Med-e-Mass, a South African provider of clinical and financial management solutions to medical professionals, clinics and hospitals has been confirmed as a platinum sponsor of the 3rd edition of  Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa (#HISA2017), which is set...

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5 reasons to attend Healthcare Innovation Summit 2017

June 28, 2017 • Events, Healthcare, Top StoriesComments Off on 5 reasons to attend Healthcare Innovation Summit 2017

The 3rd edition of the Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa (#HISA2017) is set to take place on 29 and 30 August at Vodacom World in Midrand, Johannesburg. The two-day event will feature provocative panel discussions, interactive roundtable discussions and a...

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Johannesburg Conference to Tackle Digital Transformation in Healthcare

June 27, 2017 • Events, Healthcare, Top StoriesComments Off on Johannesburg Conference to Tackle Digital Transformation in Healthcare

The 3rd Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa (#HISA2017), taking place in Johannesburg on 29-30 August 2017, will tackle hot topics such as robotics, electronic health records, delivering personalized healthcare, cyber security, IoT in healthcare, driving...

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8 reasons to exhibit at Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa 2017

June 26, 2017 • Events, Healthcare, Top StoriesComments Off on 8 reasons to exhibit at Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa 2017

The highly anticipated 3rd edition of the Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa (#HISA2017), set to take place on 29 and 30 August at VodaWorld in Johannesburg, will bring together CXOs, department heads and senior management from government, public and...

Equra Health is strategically positioned to offer radiation therapy services to the wider sub-Saharan African population.

Equra Health chooses eNetworks as Key Tech Partner

June 26, 2017 • Healthcare, Southern AfricaComments Off on Equra Health chooses eNetworks as Key Tech Partner

Equra Health, the provider of radiation therapy facility services in South Africa, has chosen eNetworks as its key technology partner to enable better efficiencies throughout the company’s IT network infrastructure. Operating from its headquarters in Cape...

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Business intelligence transforms healthcare delivery

June 20, 2017 • HealthcareComments Off on Business intelligence transforms healthcare delivery

As the healthcare industry looks to understand and take advantage of the benefits of business intelligence (BI), local and international industry leaders are already making use of this technology to get ahead. It is no secret that healthcare providers are...

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Big Data in Healthcare: connecting the dots between diagnostic, admin, clinical systems

June 12, 2017 • Healthcare, OpinionComments Off on Big Data in Healthcare: connecting the dots between diagnostic, admin, clinical systems

The delivery of healthcare services in Africa is under pressure to change, and no-one can be certain how the industry will evolve. What can be certain is that future trends will be driven by access to Big Data, to shape new models of care in driving...

AfriLabs and ICT 4 Social Innovation Network enter a partnership for African technology to lead the continent’s progress.

AfriLabs joins forces with iHub Kenya

June 8, 2017 • East Africa, Education, General, HealthcareComments Off on AfriLabs joins forces with iHub Kenya

A pan-African network of 50 technology innovation hubs, AfriLabs, has joined forces with iHUB Kenya and ICT 4 Social Innovation Network* which is founded by SPIDER* to unite key sectors for digitally advancing development in health, education and rights...

Last night in Berlin, Daniela Rudner, Senior Technical Advisor, GIZ; Dirk Beils, MD, MACH4 Germany and Dr Shabir Banoo, Chief Technical Specialist for Pharmaceutical Programmes, Right to Care with the Global Health Award.

SA’s medicine dispensing ATM wins prestigious German Award

May 19, 2017 • Healthcare, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on SA’s medicine dispensing ATM wins prestigious German Award

A healthcare innovation, which was the result of the cumulative efforts of German and South African innovators, walked away as the big winners at last nights German Global Health Awards held at the B20 Global Health Conference in Berlin....

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New Medical App Launches in SA

May 15, 2017 • Healthcare, Mobile and Telecoms, Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on New Medical App Launches in SA

Medici, the app that is revolutionising the doctor-patient relationship, is now available in South Africa and will continue to expand into the rest of Africa. The next-generation secure messaging app enables users to communicate virtually with medical...

Paul Williams Country Manager - SADC at Fortinet.

Is your Healthcare data safe?

May 10, 2017 • Healthcare, OpinionComments Off on Is your Healthcare data safe?

In the all-out war for data, the healthcare industry is getting hit the hardest. Experian’s fourth annual 2017 Data Breach Industry Forecast states that healthcare organisations will be the most targeted sector for attack, with new and sophisticated attacks...