Moving to the cloud
by Himanshu Puri | Romel Khalife
April 3, 2023
King’s College Hospital London – Dubai and Oracle Cerner have partnered to accelerate innovation. As part of the agreement, Oracle Cerner will utilise Oracle Cloud Infrastructure services via the Oracle Cloud Dubai Region to operate and manage the upgraded and enhanced electronic medical records system on behalf of King’s College Hospital London – Dubai.
King’s College Hospital London Dubai and Oracle Cerner drive advancements in healthcare technology
by Himanshu Puri | Romel Khalife | Tim Sutherland
March 27, 2023
With healthcare heavily dependent on technology and innovation, King’s College Hospital London Dubai has collaborated with Oracle Cerner to provide a cost-efficient, secure, and scalable foundation for growth and enhanced patient outcomes. This will be the first UAE-based cloud deployment by Oracle Cerner in the region.
The era of digital information and accreditation systems improving the healthcare landscape
by Akram Sami
January 16, 2023
Oracle Cerner is a leading provider of digital information systems used within hospitals and health systems to enable medical professionals to deliver better healthcare to individual patients and communities.
Multiple Expansions, Go Lives, and Awards for Oracle Cerner Clients in Middle East, Africa
by Oracle Cerner
December 16, 2022
Recognized as a Best in KLAS leading healthcare technology company for the fourth consecutive year, Oracle Cerner continues to display a strong standing in the Middle East and Africa region. The healthcare technology business is highly active in the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, and Saudi Arabia with new contracts and collaborations, as well as client achievements and go lives. This 2022 recap of recent go lives and achievements highlights Oracle Cerner’s strong future and continued dedication to customer success:
Improving patient outcomes by the antimicrobial stewardship program module implementation
by Amani Moharram
August 8, 2022
It has been over a year since the launch of Special Interest Groups (SIGs) in the Middle East and Africa by Oracle Cerner with over 10 sessions on various topics related to data analytics and clinical informatics.
A nurse’s voice in 2022
by Veronica Freeman
May 13, 2022
Nursing professionals play a vital role in promoting health, care and advocating for patients. Professional nurses act as global leaders due to their interest in advocating for the health of all society members as they engage to address the disparities in health and care. To affect change, nurses will need to pick up the mantle, and lead by engaging and voicing concerns. This requires participation in the many areas of policy making and providing leadership roles in global health organizations that lead to change.
The patient nudge towards a sustainable health system
by Amna Saleh Al Hammadi | Alyaa Alhosani | Nidhi Dhupar
March 9, 2022
In this era of digital transformation, which will only continue to mature throughout the burgeoning decade, there are many new applications, technologies and innovations that will help healthcare take the leap into the future. Being an integral part of digital capabilities, interoperability between technologies enhances the experience and increases the possibilities to a new level.
Enhancing patient care through innovative technology
by Alaa Adel
January 24, 2022
As the UAE turns into a model of public health crisis management for its Covid-19 response, Alaa Adel, Vice President and Managing Director in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) at Cerner, shares insights into healthcare trends and developments in the region.
Digital health and patient safety
by Dr. Yasir Khan
January 13, 2022
‘Do no harm’ – an undertaking that every clinician takes when they enter the world of healthcare provision. It is one of the oldest guiding principles of medical service that has existed since the Hippocratic Oath was first uttered. This principle reflects on a huge responsibility that lies on the shoulders of healthcare providers and organizations across the entire spectrum of healthcare.
How analytics from Tableau are shaping SKMCA to become a data-driven organization
by Dr. Gary Evan Day | Basel Shabani | Santosh Nair
November 16, 2021
Previously, most of the data analysis performed at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City Ajman (SKMCA) occurred in spreadsheets, documents and similar forms of manually generated content. As a result, the analysis was not only time-consuming, surface-level and generic, but was unable to scale with the demands of increasing data. So, what was done to improve this process?
Beginning the Wareed learning journey
by Amira Kashwani | Smitha Francis
November 10, 2021
Onboarding is a process that helps new employees adapt to their new work environment by acquiring the knowledge, skills and competencies that will help them in succeeding in the new organization. Successful onboarding programs result in proficient employees with positive work attitudes that will help the organizations in moving closer to their goals.
Improving mental health in the MEA region with the Cerner Behavioral Health solution
by Sandeep Gusai | Nirvay Choubey | Sankar Pillai
October 10, 2021
This World Mental Health Day 2021, Cerner is celebrating the commitment of our clients to the wellbeing of their patients and staff. Mental health has traditionally been a taboo subject, the effects of which were often downplayed, but in recent years, there has been a seismic shift in the approach toward mental health across the world.
Community mental health services undergo digital revolution to provide high quality accessible care
by Dr Mehnaz Zafar | Neema Preman
October 10, 2021
Mental health and substance use disorders affect 13% of the world's population and are a leading cause of disability worldwide1. Recent years have witnessed increased focus on reducing stigma due to psychiatric illnesses, improving access to mental health services, implementation of wider mental health policies and inclusion of mental health in the sustainable development goals in most developed countries. The WHO Special Initiative for Mental Health 2019-2023, aims at universal health coverage for mental health to ensure access to quality and affordable care for mental health conditions.