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Israeli tech cuts down prescription errors

I reported previously (see here) about Israeli tech that prevents medical errors. Here now is an article about Israel’s Medaware that alerts doctors about mistakes when writing out prescriptions.  A Harvard Medical School study proves Medaware saves lives. http://www.timesofisrael.com/israeli-tech-cuts-drug-errors-harvard-study-shows/ https://www.youtube.com/embed/NzWTFbUdSbc?rel=0  … Continue reading

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No human error

Medical errors are the fifth leading cause of death and exact a greater toll on human life than motor vehicle accidents, breast cancer or AIDS. Israel’s Pro-IV has developed a computerized medical management system that ensures that caregivers must meticulously … Continue reading

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Hi-tech Israeli-Arabs

Israeli Arab Jamil R. Mazzawi founded Optima Design Automation in Nazareth, which develops software for protecting and boosting the processing of sensitive microchips.  These include preventing errors from cosmic radiation that disrupt medical devices and automobile systems. http://optima-da.com/news-room/ https://www.youtube.com/embed/Vrf-S2XDbhA?rel=0

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Hi-tech dispensing

The Hillel Yaffe Medical Center in Hadera became the first Israeli medical centre to implement an advanced robotic system that automatically dispenses medication to hospital wards. The system prevents errors in the medication distribution process and saves time for the … Continue reading

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