Peter O’Halloran takes out Healthcare CIO of the year 
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Innovative app uses the power of data to fight bleeding disorders.
 
Defence ehealth blowout scrutinised by auditor 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Studies how a $56m project ballooned to $133m.
 
Core Qld Health system could turn 30 before it is replaced 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Parliamentary committee still holds fears for HBCIS.
 
Three compete to be Healthcare CIO of the year 
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Digital hospitals vs hand-held doctors.
 
Data centre outage hits all Queensland hospitals 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Updated] CTO explains what happened.
 
South Australian IT projects run $90m over budget 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Report reveals that Cabinet considered dumping EPAS.
 
Telstra to move biggest clients to new billing system 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Shifts off 15 year-old platform.
 
Royal Children’s Hospital to link hospital machines with eMR 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bedside devices to automatically update patient records.
 
US govt to spend $485m to build fastest supercomputers 
Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will outperform China's Tianhe-2.
 
Vic Coalition pledges $7m for IT to stop 'doctor-shopping' 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
“Long-overdue” prescription monitoring system promised.
 
Stop the patches 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] The situation has got out of hand.
 
South Australia races the clock to iron out ehealth bugs 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Open date for high-tech hospital looms.
 
Victoria kicks off $80m eHealth spending spree 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Millions allocated in 2012 finally make it to hospitals.
 
PCEHR privacy breached twice in 12 months 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Users accidentally link to someone else's health record.
 
Would you trust Telstra with your healthcare? 
By David Glance | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Why the telco faces an uphill battle making telehealth work.
 
NBN Co expects Telstra deal to be signed by Christmas 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rubber stamp likely in early 2015.
 
Telstra launches new health division 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offers remote and rural patients access to GPs.
 
Qld govt criticised for ignoring costly health IT risks 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Auditor slams ‘announce now, plan later’ health policy.
 
Govt offers up draft FTTB wholesale conditions 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rules to counter TPG threat to NBN.
 
Defence eHealth project blows out by $77 million 
By John Hilvert | Sep 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Department stumbles at implementation hurdles.
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