Integration of Oracle Cerner Electronic Health Record Across Hamad Medical Corporation and Qatar Biobank Helps Accelerate Scientific Research
by Oracle Cerner | June 20, 2023
Qatar Biobank (QBB), created to help scientists conduct medical research, is now integrated with Oracle Cerner’s electronic health record system (EHR), which is deployed as the clinical information system (CIS) at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC).
Smarter care is the future in the Middle East
by Bachir Awad
November 19, 2018
Hospitals and The Arab Hospi-tal magazines discussed with Bachir Awad, vice president & managing director of Cerner Middle East & Africa, the future of health care and the impact of the new technologies in shaping health care services.
Changing the face of health care in the Middle East
by Michael Schelper
November 7, 2018
In an interview with Arab Health’s Leaders in the Spotlight, Michael Schelper talked about how Cerner Middle East is helping to shape health care for the future, and the company's presence at Arab Health 2019 on 28-31 January.
I must do what? Type? - To the next generation of employees, the keyboard is extinct, are you ready?
by Dr. Colin Fincham
October 30, 2018
I knew the world was changing, whilst sitting drinking coffee in my favorite coffee shop, when my ears were alerted to someone speaking but not in a totally conversational way, I turned around to see the orator dictating an SMS message into his phone. It was at that moment I realized that the way we interact with our technologies is moving on.
CHC18: Four days of thought leadership, innovation and networking
by Oracle Cerner
October 3, 2018
Renowned around the world for bringing together first-class speakers, health and care experts, and industry thought leaders, this year’s Cerner Health Conference (CHC) is just around the corner. In case you are still not sure what all the excitement is about, keep on reading.
Making integrated student health available to all
by Bakr Saadoon Ismail
September 18, 2018
Regular health check-ups as a child can have a positive impact as they grow into adults, as potential conditions can be spotted in their early years. Collecting the data for the whole of Abu Dhabi could prove a challenge, which is why we at SEHA worked with Cerner to implement a coordinated solution.
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Vision 2030 represents a structural shift in the Saudi healthcare sector
by Alaa Adel
September 6, 2018
Healthcare is one of the main focus areas of the ambitious Saudi Vision 2030 and National Transformation Program 2020 (NTP) that seek to improve the quality of healthcare services and facilities across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The double-edged sword of AI and machine learning on healthcare data security
by Jim Massey
August 21, 2018
The UAE government is leading the way in establishing the necessary integrated and secure data ecosystem to expedite the implementation of future technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI) in healthcare, which use data from many disparate sources to produce unprecedented services that will transform all aspects of people's wellness and everyday life.
by Michael Pomerance
August 8, 2018
In many ways, you can judge the state of a civilization by the condition of its health care. A country’s ability to run or support an effective health care system, whether public or private, reflects not only on its technology, but its ability to provide a good quality of life for its citizens. However, as populations swell, the pressure on health care systems increases. Fortunately, technology is also developing quickly, and with it, Cerner has found a way to re-invent its approach to health care.
Bringing technological advances in health care for United Arab Emirates Vision 2021
by Bachir Awad | Michael Schelper
July 23, 2018
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is leading the way when it comes to digitizing the health care industry space keeping the consumer at the centre of the system. The way we receive services is going to change. Just look at the UAE’s Vision 2021, which includes improving health care for a smarter city.
Reflections on Ramadan Giving
by Danielle Lock
July 16, 2018
The spirit of giving is all around us. As Ramadan has come to a close for another year, we reflect upon the season as a time for generosity and giving. During the blessed month, when the reward for generosity is multiplied, Cerner Middle East associates continue to remember those less fortunate. As is recognized around the globe, the limiting realities of poverty can be alleviated if we, who have means and wealth, are willing and able to share. Hunger is not a choice for some this Ramadan but giving IS for so many.
The challenges and uses of AI and Machine Learning in Healthcare
by Jim Massey | Dr. Yasir Khan
July 5, 2018
Artificial intelligence will be accepted as the supporting tool which will greatly enhance the accuracy and relevance of clinical decision making, just like stethoscope, ECG and Echocardiogram has done in the past. It will lower the cognitive load and open new dimensions for care providers.
Cerner Middle East wows the audience with the Collaboration Forum in Dubai
by Vivian Gendy
June 13, 2018
Over 300 guests from more than 20 client organizations at the 2018 Cerner Middle East Collaboration Forum (#CernerMECF18). The three-day forum welcomed guests on May 6 with six pre-event workshops.
Cerner Achievement and Innovation Award Winners Honored at the 2018 Middle East Collaboration Forum
by Vivian Gendy
May 29, 2018
On May 8, Cerner Middle East & Africa celebrated the seventh edition of its annual Achievement and Innovation Awards by honoring clients across the Middle East for their most rewarding health care technology adoptions in five categories: Consumer Experience, Support Services, Population Health Management, Clinical Decision Support and User Experience.