Category: Technology

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Cybersecurity advisory for Telework and Telehealth in response to COVID-19

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) will force many healthcare organisations to consider remote workplace options for their employees (VPN), new ways to interact with their patients (telehealth) and third-party communication (video conferencing/file share). Some options can be secure when implemented properly, though if implemented in a rush or not properly maintained, may pose a significant risk.…
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Conporto Health integrates secure email service ‘hMael’ with Outlook

In the final months of a busy and successful year, staff at Conporto Health have recently launched a fully integrated version of hMael for Microsoft Outlook and a new hMael Windows application.

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SNOMED Developer Education Days – Book your spot!

Registrations have now closed as event is full. SNOMED International and HISO are running two SNOMED Developer Education Days, located in Christchurch and Auckland in November. They are seeking genuine software developers and devops people who want to learn the ins and outs of building SNOMED queries into their software and using SNOMED International terminology…
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Patient recall information can now be included in all GP2GP transfers

With the release of Medtech32 Version 22.17 and Medtech Evolution Version 1.14 earlier this year, changes were made to the GP2GP Patient Record Import and Export function to allow users to transfer a patient’s recalls with the rest of the medical record to a patient’s new provider. This functionality is already available in other Patient…
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Ground-breaking NZ health technology set to improve health for all

A ground-breaking New Zealand service that detects and prevents serious medication and treatment-related harm in real time has been approved for roll out across the health sector.  Conporto Event Detection and Mitigation (Conporto EDM)is a new software solution that detects and notifies clinicians of serious harm events and solves one of the health profession’s biggest…
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Conporto spreads its safety net to catch patient harms before they happen

Written by Cliff Taylor, NZ Doctor. It sounds like a health sector version of the film Minority Report, a computerised “pre­crime unit” capable of detecting possible harms to people before they occur. The Conporto event detec­tion and mitigation system is, in fact, an automated tool that analyses patient records to detect potential medication-related harms. Incidents…
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Harm event detection tool successfully trialled

Written by: reporter Sam Sachdeva Published at: An alerting system designed to slash the number of prescribing-related harm events could be rolled out further after a successful trial, its developer says. The Conporto Event Detection and Mitigation Solution has been developed by Patients First, a non-profit organisation owned by General Practice New Zealand and…
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hMael scheduled outage: Wednesday 20th June, 9pm

hMael scheduled maintenance this Wednesday 20th June, 9:00pm On Wednesday 20th June at 9:00pm we will be performing a system upgrade with the release of hMael v3.5. We expect the update to take up to four hours, however, services will resume by 6am, Thursday 21st June. hMael services unavailable during the upgrade The hMael service…
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Video interview with Helmut Modlik – Conporto Event Detection & Mitigation

Helmut Modlik, Chief Executive of Patients First, discusses leading edge event detection technology to prevent harm in primary care at the 2018 Emerging Tech in Health Conference, Christchurch. For more information about the Conporto EDM, visit the Conporto Health website. Conporto Health is a subsidiary of Patients First.

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hMael scheduled outage this weekend starting: Friday 9th February, 9:00pm

From Friday 9th February 9:00pm until Monday 12th February 7:00am we will be performing a major infrastructure upgrade to bring you new features and improved functionality with the release of hMael Premium. We anticipate this outage will take place all weekend however it may be completed sooner. hMael services unavailable during the upgradeThe hMael service…
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Groundbreaking NZ solutions a game changer for patient safety

PatientsFirst’s new trading arm – Conporto Health – will be showcasing two patient information services at this year’s NZHIT Conference which are set to significantly impact the New Zealand health sector. The Conporto Event Detection and Mitigation (EDM) service and hMael Premium secure email will enable GPs and ED clinicians access to critical up to date patient information and secure exchange of…
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