NeedleSmart is market leading, patented technology engineered in the UK. The NeedleSmart Pro device takes a hypodermic needle at the point of use, heats it to over 1,300 degrees Celsius and compresses it into a ball. It takes just a fraction of a second to convert a sharp needle into a sterile sphere of metal. …

by Heather Smith

We create “Health Services Libraries” which cover some 400 health and social care categories, for example, Primary Category, Aged Care, Secondary Category, Aged Care Assessment, Aged Care Case Management, Aged Care Residential High Care, etc. incorporating “public, private and not for profit organisations”, which eliminates 1,000’s of Provider Directories to become the Single Source of …

by Heather Smith

The new H2020 project INNO4COV-19 is set to assist up to 30 test cases and applications from several areas spanning from Medical technologies, Environmental Surveillance systems, Sensors, Protection of Healthcare workers and Artificial Intelligence and Data mining to support the fast deployment of solutions to fight COVID-19. The €6.1 million EU-funded project INNO4COV-19 is committed …

by Heather Smith

DHI C19 – Online Contact Tracing Form (Co3) – Project Update NHS Onboarding Status on onboarding as of 9th December at 10am. Eight boards now using CO3 (Lothian, GG&C, Grampian, Tayside, Fife, Borders, Lanarkshire, D&G Six boards using it for fully automated results delivery Further two boards due to onboard to CO3 this week  Island …

by Heather Smith

The year of 2020 was different for all of us. The global pandemic affected wide range of industries: biotechnology and natural sciences sectors were no exception. Despite the unusual circumstances this period has served biotechnology industry many opportunities and enabled effective contribution in the global response to the COVID pandemic. Lithuanian biotechnology sector is no …

by Heather Smith

We are delighted to share with you the Report of the EU Health Summit, which took place virtually on 26 October. Throughout the Summit, particular attention was paid to the lessons learnt from the COVID-19 pandemic and how to translate these into a political vision capable of maximising collaboration and ensuring a healthy and equitable future …

by Heather Smith

Andy Bleaden, Ecosystem and Membership Director at ECHAlliance said “Another really great example of our members connecting the dots and collaborating together – which is exactly what we want to see” The COVID-19 outbreak has emphasised the need to accelerate digital enabled homecare provision, according to a report by EY Ireland and domiciliary care provider …

by Heather Smith

El pasado 26 de Noviembre tuvo lugar el webinar del ecosistema de Valencia, donde expertos del ámbito de la Administración, profesionales médicos, del sector privado y pacientes aportaron sus diferentes puntos de vista en torno a los desafíos que el nuevo escenario de la pandemia plantea en nuestro sistema de salud y el uso de …

by Heather Smith

The novel strain of COVID-19 is marking a turning point in civic, economic, political and organizational terms. The EU_SHAFE Coordinator and three local authorities’ partners offer valuable insights into the stress load within their organizations and the repercussions upon the project’s activities, highlighting how they are reacting to a unique and dramatic emergency. Watch the …

by Heather Smith

As recently noted by the Academy of Medical Sciences1, this winter could see health and social care services facing four acute pressures; rising cases of COVID-19, disruption of the NHS, a backlog of routine care, and flu season coinciding with the current pandemic. Zillah Moore, Director at Tunstall Healthcare, describes how technology can help to …

by Heather Smith