How healthcare can use blockchain to streamline services

2019-03-19T15:19:33+00:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: Technology Trends|Tags: , , , , |

How healthcare can use blockchain to streamline services Although blockchain technology first came to mainstream public attention through its connection with cryptocurrency Bitcoin, as time has passed, it has become increasingly obvious that it has numerous potential (and now actual) uses outside of this area. In fact, there is now extensive speculation that the [...]

Wearables and the health industry

2019-02-13T12:34:50+00:00February 13th, 2019|Categories: Technology Trends|Tags: , , , , |

Wearables and the health industry The idea of wearable may have begun life as science fiction, but they have quickly become items that many people have embraced. And while some people are wary about the safety of their personal data and the wider implications of wearables, the road to mainstream acceptance is leading to [...]

Cyber security and health organisations

2018-04-09T13:48:36+00:00November 30th, 2017|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , , , , |

Cyber security and health organisations Back in May, the WannaCry virus must have left many in the NHS wanting to cry. The irony is that it has now become clear that the disruption could have been prevented had the NHS simply followed basic security measures. Outdated security made the NHS an easy [...]