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There are now cloud-based tools that connect up patients, their health professionals, their families and their friends.
There is often no relationship between paying more money and receiving better care. But if you understanding how health funding works you are likely to save money and make better choices.
Most substantial medical treatments require long term managements, yet 50% of people don’t complete their treatments. There are social media style tools that keep you on track.
Wouldn’t you rather be home sooner, with care that is just as accurate and professional? There are now home services for acute medical treatments.
Why update your technology?
Because patients no longer accept paper charts and avoidable errors. Neither should you.
Are you trapped with an on-site medical records system but seeing patients at different locations? You can have even better security, regular backups and up to date software, running through a cloud service.
Health industry errors are a major cause of disability and even death. Private insurers and health departments are now withdrawing payments for error related costs. We can show you how to minimise your risks.
Trapped between fragmented data? There are services that specialise in coordinating medical records, government reporting requirements, billing and patient follow up.
Most substantial medical treatments require long term managements, yet 50% of people don’t complete their treatments. There are software systems that use social media and chat bots to engage, monitor and follow up with your patients.
Does your startup understand their competition?
Maybe your team members don’t care. But your financial backers will.
Software that follows up patients discharge with social media style reminders and alerts is great. But what if the market is already crowded?
How useful is data from blood pressure, pulse and ECG monitoring devices, without the patients age, medical history and daily weight?
There’s a world of difference between glowing write ups in the startup media and venture capital funding, and being able to break into the health market place.
Is it bed block caused by delayed discharges, not enough staff, or the health funding favouring hospital admissions over community beds?
What sort of solutions does Wikihospitals promote?
Emergency Department bottle necks and bed shortages
Delays and inaccurate diagnosis of epilepsy
Patients looking up medical symptoms on 'Dr Google'
Stable ventilated patients stuck in Intensive Care for months on end
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28 SEPTEMBER, 2017 Poor Return On Investment Excessive hype A broken funding system 'Digital health tech is dead' announced Rob Coppedge, CEO of Echo Health Ventures in a post on the 6th September 2017. Rob has more than 20 years of experience in health care venture...
21 JULY, 2017 Emergency Departments Bed management Health startups I'd like to introduce Paul Rylands from JKM care solutions. Paul, you've developed a wonderful tool to help doctors give their patients the care that they need to help hospitals manage their workload...
Abuse is more common that most people realise. Aged care training courses are paid to accept AND pass students, no matter how unsuitable they are. The health bureaucracy blocks complaints and hides information on reported errors. The victims are elderly and frail patients.
Health Delivered shows the future of health software When Pete Saunders finished his Masters of Visual Communications and Graphics Arts at the University of Tasmania in 2010, he didn’t realise it would lead him to forming a health startup, connecting dietitians and...
This article is a tribute to Sally Crossing. She was a tireless advocate for cancer patients, and lobbied for greater accountability of the health industry.
The Wikihospitals app will be available by end of November 2017
“I have known Delia Scales through her terrific site Wikihospitals for several years and we share similar ideas about health startups.”Dr Grant Blashki | Family Doctor Expert
“I have known Delia Scales for over two years now and Delia is doing some outstanding work for the health care community. With her background as an acute care nurse she has the insights, knowledge and experience to share her knowledge and expertise with healthcare consumers on her Wikihospitals blog.”Patrik Hutzel | Intensive Care at Home
“Delia’s Wikihospitals blog is a wake-up call for the health care industry to cut the wastage and start engaging with local solutions.”Simon Carter |PredictBGL