Health technology saves municipalities half a billion

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Talking old lady through her medication

A recent study from Local Government Denmark (KL) concludes that the use of welfare technology has saved the municipalities over 500 million DKK from 2014 to 2016. A survey in the study also shows that the nursing staff’s work environment has improved as well as patients’ sense of security and quality.

The construction of New OUH attracts Swedish company

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The Swedish company Cambio Healthcare Systems have chosen to open a division in Odense. On the 1. Of May the office opened with 4 employees in Videnbyen – Odense’s new house for talent, innovation and entrepreneurship, located right next to University of Southern Denmark and close to the new OUH.

Will 3D cameras help treat diabetic ulcers?

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Every year, around 3000 Danes get ulcers related to diabetes. The ulcers are very hard to treat and they will in some cases lead to amputation – costly procedures both emotionally for the patient and economically for society. Because ulcers are often deep and complex, the adjoining nerves and vessels are at a higher risk of infection, which can lead … Read More

Care staff involvement makes implementation easier

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The biggest challenge for welfare technology companies is not the actual development of new products and solution – it’s the implementation of the technology in the day-to-day operation. Suma Care from Odense is aware of this challenge and has attempted to preempt it by collaborating with other companies to get input from the care staff and thereby further developing their … Read More

Telemedicine for parents with premature babies is a success

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Since November 2015 OUH and CIMT has been running a telemedicine project to test whether it is possible to discharge premature babies and their mother at an early (but stable) stage and offer them a telemedicine solution to support them in the important first months of the baby’s life, writes CIMT on their webpage.