Category: Technology

Computers may solve the problems, but will we understand the answers?

From climate change to healthcare, computer algorithms are being developed to help solve some of the world’s biggest problems. But will we understand the answers? An article published yesterday presents this challenge – if we’re using computers to solve some of the key questions in life, then we need to be able to understand the ...

Integrating technology into healthcare delivery

If integrated into clinical practice with due consideration, technology has the potential to improve healthcare delivery. Electronic patient records, e-prescribing and robotic pharmaceutical dispensing can improve the efficiency of healthcare operations. However, ensuring these tools facilitate positive change requires a deeper understanding of the network of multidisciplinary stakeholders that interact with these technologies. Moreover, care ...