New Zealand’s National Health IT board will spend US$2.5m on expanding patients’ online access to their medical records and doctors’ appointments.
Changi General Hospital and the Eastern Health Alliance, Singapore have ...
A tiny rural nation - Bhutan - is pioneering the use of high-tech drones in its healthcare system. FutureGov reports.
Community health workers ditched their paper forms in favour of tablets, saving money and connecting them directly to other government agencies. FutureGov reports.
Queensland state’s Department of Health has recovered from a previously failed implementation of a payroll system, Susan Middleditch, chief executive of the Health Service Support Agency has told FutureGov. This success was brought about by the fact that the suppliers were embedded in the project team, rather than working on it externally, she said.
Narayana Health and HP agree to establish up to 20 cloud-enabled remote healthcare facilities across India in the next 18 months.
Japan’s Government will be connecting all hospitals, clinics and pharmacies nationwide as part of broader plans to address Japan’s ageing population problem, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications has told FutureGov.
Government employees must share failings of using open health data and engage with citizens to define measures of open data success, Britain’s National Health Service and New York University’s GovLab have found.
India’s new Health Minister, Harsh Vardhan, will focus on bringing e-governance and transparency to the administration’s public health agenda. He is also looking to deepen citizen engagement in the Ministry’s initiatives.
Malaysia’s Performance Management and Delivery Unit under the Prime Minister’s Department has highlighted deeper use of IT in government, education and healthcare in its 2013 Annual Report of the Economic Transformation Programme.
The Australian Department of Veterans’ Affairs have released a new Case Formulation e-learning programme to assist clinicians prioritise multiple conditions and adopt a case formulation and treatment planning approach with their clients.
In an exclusive interview with FutureGov, Louis Casambre, Under Secretary & Executive Director, ICT Office, Department of Science and Technology, The Philippines reveals the key priorities and challenges for this year.
In a visit to Ngee Ann Secondary School yesterday (22 July), FutureGov found students deeply ...
The Infocomm Development Authority and Ministry of Education of Singapore have initiated plans to introduce ...
Ngee Ann Secondary School’s students are on a bid to “change the world” with ...