29 September 2020

The Ministry of Health has provided $10.5m of digital enablement funding to DHBs and general practice to support locally led delivery of telehealth services and digital inclusion. It has established a digital enablement work programme, “to guide the allocation of further available funding”.

 DIGITAL PATIENT 

24 September 2020

Half of all ACC-funded Cost of Treatment (CoTR) consultations were done via telehealth during New Zealand’s national lockdown. ACC enabled telehealth for 11 new providers in response to the Covid-19 pandemic and around 70 percent of providers bill under the CoTR regulations.

 DIGITAL PATIENT 

22 September 2020

Eighty percent of patients surveyed on their telehealth experience by Nelson Marlborough DHB said they would use telehealth again. The average number of telehealth appointments delivered weekly by the DHB quadrupled during the national lockdown.

 DIGITAL PATIENT 

18 September 2020

Clearhead has launched a translated te reo Māori website and chatbot designed to help reduce the barriers Māori communities often face when accessing mental health services.

 DIGITAL PATIENT 

16 September 2020

A Virtual Reality medical scenario is helping Kiwi clinicians practice caring for Covid-19 positive patients in a course designed by Capital and Coast DHB.

 COVID-19 

16 September 2020

A new Interoperability roadmap outlines how to accelerate the shift to a, “fully interoperable digital health ecosystem that enriches the experience for consumers and the health and disability workforce through better connectedness and use of information”.

 INTEROPERABILITY 

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FEATURES

28 September 2020

 

Industry Article

In part two of a three- part series exploring why digital health systems are the secret to future-ready care, this feature explores how nationally integrated digital health systems provide data and support for decision-making at both national and local levels during a health emergency.

 CLINICAL SOFTWARE ​​

15 September 2020

 

Industry Article

In part one of a three-part series exploring why digital health systems are the secret to future-ready care, this feature looks at how digital bridges the gap between the needs of tomorrow and the systems of today.

 CLINICAL SOFTWARE ​​

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VIEWS

16 September 2020

Regular column by Scott Arrol, NZHIT CEO

Achieving full technology enablement is essential to support the achievement of a world class health and wellbeing system for all New Zealanders. Scott Arrol provides an update on the development of NZ HealthTech Opportunities Report to help realise that goal.

 VISION 

1 September 2020

Regular column by Scott Arrol, NZHIT CEO

I feel honoured to be a judge in this year’s Clinical Informatics Leadership Award and look forward to reading the nominations as 2020 has certainly been a momentous year for digital health.

 CiLN 

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