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NAB's weekend hackathons fast-track great tech ideas

Bringing great technology ideas to life in only 48 hours, NAB's hackathons are fast-tracking innovative solutions to the challenges facing health care providers and their patients.

3D printing massive boost to Giorgio Dental

Greater patient comfort, improved accuracy, lower costs and faster service – 3D scanning is proving a sound investment for Melbourne’s Giorgio Dental.

At-home blood sampling puts health management in patients’ hands

Australian company MyHealthTest is offering a new generation in the way pathology services and results are delivered that taps into the growing trend for more personalised healthcare.

Changing lives with a team approach to patients

When number-crunching revealed the diabetes health crisis facing his local patients, a Sydney GP took radical steps to restructure his clinic – with impressive results.

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How the Internet of Things could transform medical practice

The Internet of Things is set to alter the way we think about health care. David Hansen, CEO of the Australian E-Health Research Centre, gives an insight into the changes to come and what we need to be ready for.

Fax machine, rest in peace

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners is calling for the end of fax machines. Dr Frank Jones discusses the benefits of highly secure digital communications.

Hearing test game sounds like a winner

Carolyn Mee of cmee4 Productions discusses her motivations behind Sound Scouts, a hearing test app for school aged children.

Clinical trials get healthy boost in Adelaide

South Australia continues to build its biomed hub credentials with the opening of one of the country’s most contemporary, dedicated early-phase clinical trial facility.

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With next-gen wearable tech, doctors gain tools to deliver more intensive care

Data from wearable technology is currently under-used in healthcare. Find out how this will change in the next 5 years.

Using social media to grow a general practice

GPs can be cautious when it comes to social media. Here’s some tips on using it the right way to grow a practice.

Throat Scope: One little idea that lit up the world

Jennifer Holland, Throat Scope inventor, founder and CEO discusses her start-up business journey and how after seven years of persistence and determination her invention has gone global with distribution to 140 countries and counting.

The new CancerAid app supports patients and their doctors

CancerAid is a new app that’s going to make a big difference. Find out how it will make things easier for doctors and patients alike.

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Telstra’s huge play in eHealth

Telstra has invested heavily in e-health. Find out what this means for healthcare professionals, patients and pharmacists.

Physio industry builds social media muscle

Social media is helping the Australian Physiotherapy Association reach more people. Find out how they’re doing it.

Partnerships with Consumers – good practice, good business, good policy

From wearable technology to self-diagnosing patients - this extensive report outlines the changing face of health care.

Marketing-savvy physio brings flexible thinking and fresh energy to aged care

From a spare bedroom business to 220 employees, in 13 years this couple created one of the largest one-stop-shops for allied health services.

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Iraqi asylum seeker turned-surgeon helps Australia's war-wounded walk again

This Iraqi surgeon came to Australia via a detention centre. See how he’s now using robots to help war vets walk.

How VHA is using Twitter to build its profile

Is Twitter a useful tool or a distraction? For the Victorian Health Association, it’s been crucial for interacting with members and Influencers.

Healthy benefits from new domain names

Does your practice need its own domain name? The short answer is yes. Here’s the main reasons, and the benefits it will bring to your business.

Eyes through the sky

How do you test for blindness in remote communities? Find out how this innovator took tele-medicine into the outback, and beyond.

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Experience and personal passion drive new Head of NAB Health

The new head of NAB Health brings personal passion and excitement about the future of healthcare. Here he shares both.

Designing hospitals for optimal health

Can the design of a hospital help patients heal better? Brisbane architects explain the thinking behind their award-winning re-development.

Cloud computing in general practice

Should GPs move their practice administration into the cloud? Specialists explain the benefits and the important considerations.

Ceo Seat: Trish Hogan on transforming Pindara Private Hospital

This hospital CEO has overseen more than $110 million of redevelopment. We took a few minutes to have a Q & A with her.

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Broadening pharmacy revenue beyond dispensary income

The traditional pharmacy model is under pressure. Find out how this Canberra pharmacy is changing to meet modern demands.

Big data heats up the health sector

A commitment to big data is helping the NSW Ministry of Health not only save costs but save lives, from identifying patterns early to ultimately reducing the number of people who end up in the emergency department.

Aussie vet brand retrains a tough audience to be positive on social media

The Facebook page of Vet4Pets was being trolled. See how they turned it around and built a great online community.

Road from practitioner to designer

Comfortable and supportive shoes aren’t usually good looking. This podiatrist saw a gap in the market and jumped in with both feet.

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