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Nursing the World to Health – International Nurses Day 2020

As the world combats a global health crisis, there is no better time to acknowledge and show gratitude for the men and women at the frontline of our health system. This International Nurses Day we recognise the vital contributions the nursing workforce make to delivering quality healthcare. The theme for 2020, Nurses: A Voice to Lead

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Alcidion’s Miya Solution for COVID-19 and Beyond

The coronavirus pandemic has placed immense pressure on global economies, policies and societies in general and its impact is no more apparent than on the healthcare industry on the front lines. Our healthcare industry was already facing the prospect of significant transformation as a result of capacity and efficiency challenges, as well as legacy IT

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Get to know our team – General Manager People, Place & Culture Amanda James

As the workplace becomes increasingly digital, people matter more than ever. This week we’re excited to welcome Amanda James, our new General Manager of People, Place & Culture, to the team. In this newly created role, Amanda will work with our executive team to continue to foster a work environment that helps our people flourish

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How we’re making remote working fun for our employees

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many businesses – including ours – to rapidly transition to a remote work environment. For the foreseeable future, remote is the new normal for most of the world. This abrupt shift in the way we work can present many challenges. It can be more difficult to service customer needs, keep

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Get to know our team – Implementation Lead Nick Bigland

The practice of pharmacy is essential to the delivery of health care services today. In our latest employee profile, we chat to Implementation Lead Nick Bigland, who has forged a career in patient-centered care by ensuring patients’ medications are available in a safe and timely manner. Based in the UK, Nick share his experiences on

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Customer Experience and Optimal Support Services

As I write this, the attention of business, governments and consumers has been rightly focussed on the fight against the global COVID-19 pandemic. Upending people’s lives and livelihoods in a matter of weeks, the novel coronavirus has impacted all our lives as it marches indiscriminately forward, impacting small and large communities and businesses for no

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What #EachForEqual means to Alcidion this International Women’s Day

The theme this year for International Women’s Day is Each for Equal. Gender equality is not a “women’s issue”, it’s a business issue. Collectively, we all play a part to make gender equality a reality. After all, it benefits us all. For Alcidion, when we think about diversity and inclusion, we also think about creating

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Improving equal representation of women in tech companies

Last week the Australian Securities Exchange launched its All Technology Index, shining a light on the wonderful tech ecosystem we have in Australia and its significance to the Australian economy. I was proud to see my health informatics company Alcidion listed alongside other technology-based companies looking to create new opportunities for growth, create new jobs

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Top four digital transformation trends in healthcare

Remember the days when health care delivery was confined to the four walls of the hospital and involved lengthy hospital stays? Doctors and nurses often suffered “alarm fatigue” from pagers and paper was used to record patient health data and stored in overflowing storage departments, with clinicians spending valuable time deciphering hand-written clinical notes –

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Get to know our team – Sales Executive Rebecca Rodman

This year we’re excited to bring new ideas and technology to our customers and industry, as well as new faces. In our latest staff profile series, we welcome Sales Executive Rebecca Rodman to the team and learn about her experience working with GPs and specialists to use digital health data for better care. Hi Rebecca!

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Reimagining the future of healthcare with mobile

Over the last few years, electronic medical record systems (EMRs) have emerged as a priority investment area for healthcare organisations, with penetration around 60-70 per cent of Australian hospitals (beds). While these systems are great at storing patient data and keeping a digital record of patients’ medical history, healthcare professionals today are experiencing a variety

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Get to know our team – Senior Consultant Kelly Turpin

In our latest staff profile series, we spoke to Senior Consultant Kelly Turpin on what she’s learned from her 20 years’ experience in the healthcare IT industry.  You’ve got 20 years’ experience in the healthcare IT industry. Can you share some career highlights of some of the major projects you’ve been involved in? I led

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