Improving the patient experience and well-being of the care team by adoption of smart room technologies
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.
Big Data in advancing Cancer Care: how big are we?
by Rami Naif Abdel Rahman
November 15, 2017
On 2nd October, the 2017 Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded jointly to Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young for their work in the “discovery of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm”.
Engaging Patients with Technology in Saudi Arabia
by Dr. Osama Alswailem
October 22, 2017
It has had a great impact on clinical compliance as well as patient and family engagement. With the gradual build-up to artificial intelligence and personalized patient care, we need to ensure that these technologies are developed with the best possible patient experience in mind.
Catching the Value Wave
by Meriam Soryal
August 27, 2017
The value wave is hitting the health care industry; get ready to catch the wave and let it carry you to the heights of excellence in the delivery of health care with the patient being the most important resource. Together with our clients, we can improve the quality of life in our communities.
Advancing Lives with Cerner Health Technology
by Michael Schelper
August 14, 2017
Cerner has been working with visionary leadership in the GCC for the creation of a unified medical record – data that can be shared among and accessed by multiple health organisations so they can better manage a population’s health.