Viewing entries tagged with 'technology'

3d printing techniques

Doctors hail 'incredible' surgery

Posted by Communications Team on 12 August 2016 |

NZ Herald.  Sunday August 7 | A throat cancer sufferer has a new jaw, created with the help of innovative 3D printing techniques - the first Kiwi to benefit from the cutting-edge technology.

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Govt launches register of spinal injuries

Posted by Communications Team on 5 August 2016 |

Radio New Zealand | The national register would collect and record people's information throughout their lifetime after being first admitted to the Auckland or Christchurch specialist spinal services.

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Transforming together – the regional picture

Posted by Gloria Johnson on 31 July 2015 |

There’s a lot happening at present in the health IT space in the Northern Region: a number of major infrastructure projects aimed at improving stability and interoperability are underway at healthAlliance; individual DHBs are investing in multiple new applications and upgrading existing ones; and something new - the Northern Electronic Health Record (NEHR) Implementation Planning Study is about to be launched.

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SWIFT helping patients help themselves

Posted by Andrew Bonica, IBM and Jared Poppelbaum, CM Health on 15 June 2015 |

For people with long-term conditions like diabetes, COPD or asthma, constant visits to the doctor can be the bane of their lives.

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We’re on to a winner with SWIFT

Posted by Geraint Martin on 11 December 2014 |

SWIFTI’ve blogged a fair bit this year about Project SWIFT (System Wide Integration For Transformation), which reflects not only my own excitement about the potential this project offers, but also its importance to Counties Manukau Health as an organisation.

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