A group of Kiwi clinicians with a passion for technology driving changes in health care have created a Clinical Informatics Leadership Network for New Zealand. The group wants to increase the number of nurse members to ensure it is an inclusive multi-disciplinary network.
Kiwis could benefit from adopting a United Kingdom proposal to restrict online junk food advertisements in an effort to combat child obesity. By Ruby Harfield.
A life-size hologram helped first year Otago Polytechnic nursing students hone their clinical reasoning skills. Dr Liz Ditzel and Emma Collins report on their trial of using a virtual reality app.
A lack of practical support for transitioning to the new role of 'mum', drove Hannah Hardy-Jones to develop the world’s first personal development app for mums.
Children at Starship Hospital were able to experience a behind-the-scenes visit to the penguin enclosure at Sealife Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium - thanks to innovative technology that can "virtually transport" children around New Zealand.
A new mobile app is helping ensure patients receive the antibiotics that will best meet their needs.