All posts in 'apps'

SimHand experiment ready to go

Posted on July 9th, 2015 · Posted in apps, project info, research

On 20th of July we run the SimHand experiment for 3 days and test the  App in Germany with our Partner AIXTRA in a Famulaturcourse with 80 medical students in controlled settings. We aim to investigate the added value of the SimHand App for the students and measure their knowledge about..
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The CLAS mobile app is designed to standardise and improve handover communication between hospital and General Practice.

Posted on June 11th, 2015 · Posted in apps, BLOG, project info

Accurate, comprehensive transfer of information about prescribed medicines across the healthcare interface is essential to ensure consistency between the treatment provided in hospital and in the community, and to ensure patient safety through the avoidance of medication-related inaccuracies. However, deficits in communication are widely reported. In 2009 a national survey..
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Working on the experimental design for the SimHand App

Posted on June 11th, 2015 · Posted in apps, research

In relation to the blog post from Pat yesterday, we are working on an experimental evaluation of the SimHand App under controlled conditions. The experiment will run end of July this year here in Aachen, Germany with around 80 students. We will investigate the added value of the SimHand App..
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First Price for the e-DL App in the Simplificator Track

Posted on June 4th, 2014 · Posted in apps, project info

Dear all, It is my pleasure to announce that the eDL app won the FIRST PRIZE of the Simplificator Track at the LinkedUp Challenge. The final stage of the competition and prize ceremony took place last week at the ESWC conference in Crete. I would like to extend my very..
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Vote for the e-DL App

Posted on May 21st, 2014 · Posted in apps, discharge letter, project info, research

Together with my medical supporters, we recently applied with the e-DL App for the LinkedUp competition. The e-DL app, I developed in the context of my post-doc project and in close cooperation with partners from the Emurgency and PATIENT project at the Open University Netherlands has become a project on its..
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PATIENT presentation at Nederlandse Vereniging van Ziekenhuizen

Posted on November 8th, 2013 · Posted in Allgemein, apps, CLAS, project info, research, toolbox

This presentation provides an overview of the SIG TEL 4 Health that is located at the CELSTEC institute. We are cooperating with various medical partner organization in European projects on topics like patient safety and patient empowerment. We strongly believe that mobile solutions + semantic and analytic technologies will facilitated..
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E-DL App now in beta testing

Posted on November 8th, 2013 · Posted in apps, discharge letter, research

The E-DL App supports the exchange of medical discharge letters from one mobile device to another by using NFC technology. In contrast to Bluetooth or any kind of messaging application through Internet such as email, NFC does not require the devices to pair before communicating nor sender and receiver addresses..
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PATIENT project CLAS App wins award

Posted on May 14th, 2013 · Posted in apps, CLAS, discharge letter, project info, research, toolbox

Dr Bridget Maher, representing the  School of Medicine University College Cork, Ireland, won the Crystal Clear MSD Health Literacy Award GP category 2013 for the CLAS mobile application.  The app is an itemised checklist and scoring system  to help medical students and junior doctors write better discharge letters.  The app..
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Mobile phone app from NHS “hack day” is set to transform handovers and task lists

Posted on December 10th, 2012 · Posted in apps, research

An application or “app” that has been developed after doctors joined forces with software developers in the first ever NHS “hack day” is set to bring a much needed technology boost to the “bits of paper” handover system currently used by most hospitals when doctors change shifts. You can take..
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ISBAR By New South Wales and South Australian Department of Health

Posted on December 10th, 2012 · Posted in apps, research

The ISBAR handover tool is an easy memory prompt to guide clinical handover. The application provides examples of the key information conveyed in a variety of handovers whilst also offering the option to create your own. The application is relevant to all clinicians involved in handover. The tool promotes safe..
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