09Aug 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has awakened the world to the dangers of zoonotic infectious diseases impacting human health. Another major challenge to human health is Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) – bacteria that cannot be treated by antibiotics. To tackle this problem a ‘One Health’ approach which recognises the contribution of humans, animals, plants and the environment to […]

16Jun 2021

Congratulations to the teams at UK NHS Digital, Dedalus and here at the CSIRO Australian e-Health Research Centre on the go live for the NHS Digital Terminology Server. It’s been a pleasure working with the NHS Digital and Dedalus teams to create a world class service that supports data interoperability across healthcare – supporting clinicians […]

25Mar 2021

CSIRO’s Australian e-Health Research Centre (AEHRC) has collaborated with the University of Queensland School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (ITEE) and Georgia Institute of Technology  (USA) to introduce a Digital Health course for ITEE students to learn about the healthcare system and health data standards. The Digital Health course finished its 3rd year in November […]

19Nov 2020

The increase in virtual care – through tele-health, mobile health and other technologies – provides a perfect opportunity to use many different artificial intelligence algorithms to process data and support data driven decision making. At the AEHRC our Health Internet of Things team is using sensors and home monitoring devices linked to the internet of […]

12Nov 2020

When most people think about tele-health they think of video conferencing with a doctor – but tele-health is much more than that!  Tele-health, increasingly referred to as Virtual Care, refers to a range of modes of delivering healthcare to people “where they are”, rather than having to meet in person. And increasingly it is so […]

11Nov 2020

CSIRO’s Ontoserver® is to become the foundation of the NHS Digital Terminology Service for use across the United Kingdom, NHS Digital and CSIRO have announced. NHS Digital will be the second national Government Agency to adopt Ontoserver and the FHIR Terminology Service APIs to enable vendors and healthcare organisations with streamlined access to national terminologies and code […]

23Oct 2020

Today we are launching our AI in Health video series – where you get to hear directly from the scientists and engineers explaining the technology and impact of individual real-life applications of ML/AI in Health. The series complements the Australian e-Health Research Centre’s Exemplars of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Healthcare (PDF) report. The report provides […]

22Oct 2020

The Australian e-Health Research Centre, CSIRO’s digital health research program, was shortlisted as  finalists of the Public Sector category at the Queensland Australian Information Industry Association iAwards, which unearths, recognises and rewards excellence in Australian innovation. Delivered by Australia’s peak industry representative body for innovation technology, the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA), the iAwards is […]

14Oct 2020

  We are excited to announce a major new version of the world-leading FHIR-native terminology server, Ontoserver®. Ontoserver is the fastest and most comprehensive FHIR Terminology Server on the market. With more than 75 licensees globally, it provides deep support for SNOMED CT, LOINC, and all FHIR-based CodeSystems. Ontoserver 6.0 previously introduced support for FHIR R4 […]