Improve Healthcare Experience with Collaboration Technology
Collaboration technology can connect patients with providers easily and instantly with a similar, if not better, experience.
How one hospital system is stealthily solving security challenges
Most of the people who work and receive care at Sentara Healthcare facilities in Virginia and North Carolina didn't notice when the organization underwent a substantial technology infrastructure upgrade. And...
Protect the network. Protect your patients.
Just think of the volume of healthcare data being transferred and stored every day—data from connected medical devices, electronic health records (EHR), clinical workstations, and smart hospital applications for patients,...
The prescription for better patient outcomes? Better collaboration.
It’s Tuesday, and an orthopedic surgeon in Vail, Colorado and a research scientist in Oslo, Norway are discussing results of the latest study on reconstructive knee surgery. Together, they look at data, review x-rays, and sketch ideas on a whiteboard. By the time they’re done, the surgeon has a new plan for treating a complex […]
Cisco and the iSchool Initiative Bring Technology to US Schools
The most difficult part of teaching students is making sure that they’re stimulated enough to learn. When anyone—not just a child—is bored, their mind wanders and the lesson is lost. The iSchool Initiative knows that keeping a brain active and present is no small feat and they’re able to do this, along with some help […]
Healthcare behind bars: Can technology improve outcomes for inmates?
Making a trip to the doctor’s office isn’t a whole lot of fun for anyone. But if you happen to be in jail, well, it’s downright grueling. You can probably picture it based on what you’ve seen on TV and in the movies: the searches, the restraints, the uncomfortable bus ride–all part of the reason […]
Guest Post: Starting a Business While Raising Two Sets of Twins
"Our schedules are chaos, but we’re living our dream, raising a big family and owning our business. That’s where Cisco Spark comes into play." Cecilie Sindum, Orthodox Design.
CMX Lets the University of British Columbia Improve Comfort and Save Money
It seems almost counterintuitive. How can a solution that improves the campus experience for students and staff also save the university hundreds of thousands of dollars annually? Better and cheaper rarely co-exist in the same idea. But with Cisco CMX, they do. The University of British Columbia has always been a forward-looking institution, looking for […]