When choosing a secure messaging tool, there are a lot of factors to take into account, such as the functionalities and infrastructure.
When discussing this with organizations, we have noted that oftentimes there is not a clear picture of what such a messenger should be capable of – time for us to list the ins and outs of secure messaging! Continue reading “Secure messaging: the ins and outs”
¡Buenas noticias! The Alterdesk messenger is now also available in Spanish. We hope our Spanish speaking users will enjoy using our messenger in their native language.
The messenger was already available in English, Dutch and German.
Continue reading “Update: Alterdesk in Spanish!”
A few of our partnering healthcare organizations have asked us whether it would be possible to create a ‘handsfree’ application for our messenger, so that video can be streamed using smart glasses.
We have now realised this and gladly tell you more about the possibilities. Continue reading “Stream Handsfree with Alterdesk”
With the rise in the use of mobile devices in healthcare, comes a number of challenges for the IT departments of healthcare organizations.
We have often discussed data security and messaging – in this post we would like to discuss MDM, or: Mobile Device Management. Continue reading “Mobile Device Management in Healthcare”
Perhaps you have spotted it already: we have added a great new functionality to the Alterdesk messenger!
See the little Alterdesk-green button at the bottom of your screen? That is our newest live chat functionality in action. It is a great way to provide your website visitors with webcare in a secure manner. Continue reading “Alterdesk as a Webcare Chat Tool”
Last week, we attended the conhIT exhibit in Berlin, Germany.
We knew it was one of the biggest Healthcare IT events in all of Europe and it did not disappoint!
Here is a little recap of our experiences at conhIT 2017. Continue reading “ConhIT 2017: a Recap”
We are happy to inform you that Alterdesk will be attending the conhIT (Connecting Healthcare IT) exhibition in Berlin, Germany on the 25th, 26th and 27th of April.
We will be showcasing our messaging platform in collaboration with our German partners, IT25 and MobileIron. Continue reading “ConhIT 2017: Meet Us There!”
A recent study by the University of California came with some good news regarding the impact of telemedicine. Besides often-discussed benefits for the workflow of healthcare professionals and the fact that both care provider and patient are not bound to a certain location, this study focuses on the positive influence telemedicine may have on the environment and a patient’s travel expenses. Continue reading “Telemedicine: Lowering Traveling Expenses & Better for the Environment”
Each year, Dutch knowledge platform Zorg & ICT (‘Healthcare & IT’) organizes a convention about IT and innovation in healthcare.
Healthcare professionals can attend seminars and expositions and network to gain inspiration to optimize processes in their organizations. Alterdesk will also be there this year, together with our partners from KPN. Continue reading “Meet Us at the Zorg & ICT Event!”
We visit plenty of healthcare organizations to discuss communication technology in healthcare.
One subject which has recently come up time and again, is video calling in healthcare. What could this mean for the care providers and patients? Continue reading “Video Calling in Healthcare: Getting Started”