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Blockchain technology within electronic healthcare systems

Estonia has become the first country in the world to introduce blockchain technology within electronic healthcare systems. The Estonian eHealth Foundation and Guardtime partnered to integrate KSI blockchain with existing Oracle databases to enable increased security and audit functions for the management of patient records. KSI is a blockchain technology designed in Estonia and usedRead More

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2017

The 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine is awarded to Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young for their discoveries of molecular mechanisms that control circadian rhythms. Circadian rhythms are driven by an internal biological clock that anticipates day/night cycles to optimize the physiology and behavior ofRead More

WhatsApp, messaging apps and the future of digital health in the UK

Messaging apps are the future of digital health technology in the UK. Looking forward 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, secure communication between doctors, patients, clinicians and nurses is going to be an essential utility and productivity tool, potentially unrivalled by any other technology in terms of impact and widespread adoption.  Today though, demand is outstrippingRead More

Zesty recognised as top UK firm in digital innovator hotlist

Appointment booking service Zesty has been named among 50 of the most forward-thinking digital UK companies in the 2018 Digital Innovator’s Power List. The service, brainchild of London-based entrepreneurs James Balmain and Lloyd Price, allows users to book appointments with a variety of healthcare professionals from a smartphone or mobileRead More

Zesty named as one of 50 most innovative digital companies in the ‘Digital Innovators Power List’

Zesty named as one of 50 most innovative digital companies in the ‘Digital Innovators Power List’ Zesty has been named as one of London’s most visionary digital companies in this year’s ‘Digital Innovators Power List’ launched today by international law firm Bird & Bird LLP and London-based news brand, CityRead More

Zesty featured in the Samsung Knox series “The new technologies transforming healthcare”

Healthcare is about to change beyond recognition. A host of technologies are uniting to transform the way we treat patients and develop new cures – from artificial intelligence and robotics to virtual reality and connected devices Over the past decade, mobile technology has transformed the world we live in –Read More

Zesty featured in the Daily Telegraph : “Apps Which Are Changing Healthcare”

Healthcare is about to change beyond recognition. A host of technologies are uniting to transform the way we treat patients and develop new cures – from artificial intelligence and robotics to virtual reality and connected devices Over the past decade, mobile technology has transformed the world we live in –Read More

Zesty named 1 of the 50 most innovative digital companies as part of the Digital Innovators Power List 2017

Congratulations, Zesty has been named one of this year’s 50 most innovative digital companies in our Digital Innovators Power List. The Digital Innovators Power List is compiled by London-based news brand City A.M. in conjunction with international law firm Bird & Bird and is supported by tech PR agency HotwireRead More

Cambridge Health Network – Where are we with Digital?

I am looking forward to the Cambridge Health Network event on the 18th October. In addition to Juliet Bauer – Director of Digital Experience, NHS England speaking, James Freed – Chief Information Officer, Health Education England will also be sharing his views on how far digital has advanced in the NHS. Less than 4 weeksRead More

McKinsey : Shaping a better future event

I am looking forward to attending the McKinsey : Shaping a better future event on October 23. Having just read “Machine, Platform, Crowd: Harnessing Our Digital Future” by Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson, it will fascinating to hear the keynote speech by none other than Andrew McAfee, one of the authors. After 20 years workingRead More