hospitals

Health Handheld 3D Printers Could Help Produce Healthy Skin At Scale

The portability of the instrument makes it easier to implement in any operating room, and at a reduced cost and discomfort to hospitals and patients alike

Design Redesigned Hospital Gown Meets Modern Needs

Designed in collaboration with students from the Parsons School of Design, the gown offers comfort and utility

Delivery & Logistics Switzerland Is Deploying A Fleet Of Medical Delivery Drones

A new drone delivery network from Matternet is being implemented in Switzerland to transport urgently needed medical supplies between hospitals

Health Mobile App Crowdsources Fever Info For Hospitals

Boston Children's Hospital taps Apple's Health Research Kit for better data on fevers

Advertising Architect Turns Building 'Upside Down' to Protect Veterans from Natural Disasters

A New Orleans-based hospital is rebuilt, embracing unprecedented standards of flexibility and off-the-grid resilience

Technology Viruses Can Now Detect Bacterial Superbugs

Potentially fatal antibiotic-resistant bacteria can now be found in a matter of minutes.

Technology FDA Approves The Use Of First Robotic Doctor In Hospitals

The RP-VITA, made by iRobot and InTouch Health, allows doctors to remotely connect with patients through an iPad interface.

Gaming & Play Will Hospital Robots Be The Nurses Of The Future?

Thousands of "service robots" are expected to be introduced in the next few years to take over a variety of tasks.

Luxury Luxury Hospitals Compete For Wealthy Patients

Across the U.S., there are institutions with hotel-like amenities, butlers and dedicated chefs.

Design 3D Printed Bones Are Saving A UK Hospital Thousands [Headlines]

Traditional bone models are expensive and take weeks to produce, while 3D printing them saves time and money.

Technology Real-Time Mobile Monitoring Of Hospital Patient Data

A collaboration between Sprint and Airstrip Technologies results in a full mobile application that syncs patient monitoring equipment to Spint-enabled phones to deliver relevant data to physicians as it's being tracked.

Technology Mayo Clinic Announces Healthcare's First Center For Social Media

Healthcare venture looks at streamlining communications between hospitals, doctors and patients through social networking tools.

Home Doctors Develop Cancer Fighting Bandage

Scottish researchers have created an ambulight bandage device they say will fight skin cancer with little pain and no scarring.

Innovation Designing For Cleaner Hospitals

Hospitals can make you more sick than healthy bacause of bacteria on poorly cleaned surfaces. Design can help make cleaning easier with simpler more modular products.