World class healthcare facility with a patient centric experience
by Zia Sayed | Romel Khalife
November 12, 2019
In an interview with the Arab Hospital magazine, Zia Sayed from King’s College Hospital Dubai (KCH), and Romel Khalife from Cerner, talk about providing a patient-centric experience in KCH, a world class healthcare facility.
Improving the patient experience and well-being of the care team by adoption of smart room technologies
by Dr. Osama Alswailem | Alaa Adel
November 12, 2019
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (KFSH&RC) provides the highest level of specialized healthcare in an integrated educational and research setting, and Cerner Middle East and Africa is a global leader in healthcare information. “Hospitals” magazine met with Dr Osama Alswailem, Chief Information Officer, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (KFSH&RC) and Mr. Alaa Adel, General Manager for Saudi Arabia and Egypt, Cerner Middle East and Africa to talk about the technologies and solutions they have installed, their adoption of smart room technologies among others.
Automating perioperative reporting at Hamad Medical Corporation
by Raed Amro | Maria Fernanda Montalvo
August 6, 2019
Treatment can represent the most important phase of a patient’s journey, so making the documentation side of it safer and easier can only prove to be beneficial. That’s what Hamad Medical Corporation HMC) has been discovering since automating the perioperative documentation practices at one of its hospitals.
Creating a culture of referenceability
by Karim Abd Elhay
July 1, 2019
“What’s in it for me?” When we ask a client to host a reference visit or call, we may hear them wonder why they should put effort into coordinating a visit and cut considerable time from their busy schedule to host visitors. Before I list my reasons of why it is important to be a referenceable site, I thought of asking couple of my clients/partners who host many visits every year, why they do it.
Engaging Patients with Technology: Q&A with Dr. Osama Alswailem of King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre
by Dr. Osama Alswailem
January 2, 2019
Saudi Arabia—primarily a national system of government-provided health care—is focused on increasing funding to improve health care and, in return, the lives of its citizens. Fueled by a strong economy driven by the oil production industry and a vision for the future, Saudi Arabia’s government has spent billions of Saudi Riyals to develop and improve health care, which has increased the number of government and private health care facilities across the country.
Redefining Healthcare Facility Design for a New Era
by Michael Schelper
October 13, 2016
In the Middle East advancements towards establishing smart countries that consist of smart cities with smart buildings will impact healthcare facilities and provide at the same time the opportunity for innovative technologies and approaches to be incorporated into the daily practices.