Welcome to Vitro Software's company updates and news. You will find articles about the eHealth events we are attending, digital health, company updates, client updates and more.
Healthcare systems around the world are under immense pressure at the moment, whether in the planning stage to mitigate against what might come, or facing it head-on as we speak. While always cognisant of the important service our healthcare workers provide, including those with whom we work daily, we are especially aware & grateful for their service in the current environment. We have taken precautions to help limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus and protect our employees; hence our teams are encouraged to work from home for the moment. We want to reassure our customers that our infrastructure allows us to continue to support them fully in this environment. We have a range of digital solutions which can help hospitals, COVID-19 test centres and home care operators deal during this pandemic...
Categories: News, Ireland & Europe, Australia & Asia-Pacific
We are delighted to be exhibiting at this year's APHA (Australian Private Hospitals Association) annual conference. The 39th annual conference will be taking place at the Adelaide Convention Centre from March 15-17th, 2020. The APHA Congress will bring together leaders from across the private healthcare sector to discuss the ever changing health landscape in Australia and this year focus on "The impact of innovative technologies on health care". What new technology is already being employed overseas and what impact will it have when it arrives on our shores? Issues such as technology advances, cyber-attacks and artificial intelligence as well the risks or benefits they pose will all be discussed through panel sessions, debates and plenaries.
Categories: News, Australia & Asia-Pacific, Events, Ireland
A new $345 million state-of-the-art private hospital from the Calvary Hospital Group has officially opened in Adelaide with clinicians using Vitro's Digital Medical Record. The Digital Medical Record at Calvary, which was co-designed with their clinicians to meet their exact requirements, manages their patients' clinical information while also integrating with their existing hospital systems. Since its implementation which initially focussed on end of bed nursing, Calvary has year on year expanded the use of its Vitro product including care areas such as paediatrics, maternity, oncology, rehab, drug & alcohol and mental health.
Categories: News, Australia & Asia-Pacific
We are delighted to welcome Stephen Ryan as our new Chief Financial Officer. Stephen has 30 years’ experience in finance, predominantly at CFO/FD level with technology companies. Prior to joining Vitro Software Stephen provided successful interim management solutions to a range of software industry clients. Stephen’s advisory business started after his time as CEO of ADS and previously Head of Finance with CAPE Technologies.
We are delighted to welcome Paul Kruss as their new Regional Sales Director in Australia and New Zealand. Paul has almost 15 years’ experience in the healthcare industry, having worked previously for Provation Medical, Wolters Kluwer and McKesson. Paul is looking forward to helping Hospitals and Healthcare Providers so they can quickly and easily embark on their Digital Transformation journey with a fully integrated Digital Medical Record that provides an impressive time-to-value.
Categories: News, Australia & Asia-Pacific, Media Releases
St George's Hospital has gone live with the first phase of their Digital Medical Record implementation. Greg Brooks, St George’s Hospital CEO “One of the key drivers of this project is to improve our patient’s and clinician's experience, using Vitro, clinicians can now access patient information on the move, and even at this early stage of the project we have seen a positive impact on patient discharge times. Seeing our clinicians embrace Vitro so quickly and the exceptional feedback we have received from them has given us great confidence in the decisions we made around our digital strategy.”
Categories: News, Australia & Asia-Pacific, In the News, Media Releases
Tags: Clients, Media & In the News, Digital Medical Record (DMR)
BreastScreen Victoria (BSV) has moved one step closer to full Electronic Records Management by partnering with Vitro Software. The outstanding success of the Vitro pilot has informed the decision to expand the paperless system to the rest of BreastScreen Victoria. “Our clinicians found the software easy to use, and our team found that the time taken to issue written results reduced from 12 days to one or two. The new digital whiteboard has improved patient flow, providing for a better experience for both patients and staff.” said Dr Helen Frazer, Clinical Director at St Vincent’s BreastScreen
Tags: Clients, Media & In the News, Cancer Screening, Breast Screening
MyNetCare NSW Health Awards Finalist 2019 - We are delighted to be part of the MyNetCare team with Vitro as the technology partner providing the digital platform. The program evaluation using pre and post enrolment data demonstrates positive outcomes against all objectives, including 37% reduction in ambulance utilisation, 19% reduction in emergency department presentations and 20% reduction in hospital admissions.
Tags: Awards, Community Health
Joe Peppard and Colin Waugh join the board of directors. CEO and Chairman David Nash said, “We are delighted to welcome Joe Peppard and Colin Waugh to the board, they are highly accomplished experts who will bring a wealth of experience and insight to the company. They are excited by our vision and drive to use digital transformation to benefit healthcare systems globally. They come at an important juncture as the company looks to grow key areas of the business, including its prebuilt offering Vitro Elements and its cancer screening solution.”
Categories: News, Ireland & Europe, Australia & Asia-Pacific, Africa & Rest of World