Onassis Cardiac Surgery Centre to become first fully digitised hospital in Greece

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The Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center in southern Athens is set to become the first fully digitised hospital in Greece, with the Transplant Centre also set to be ready by the end of 2024. 

The cardiac centre will also be among the first in Europe to install the latest generation of sophisticated imaging systems and artificial intelligence. 

Photo: Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center

Accprding to Ekathimerini, President of the Onassis Foundation, Antonis Papadimitriou, said the digitalisation will involve installation of sophisticated “imaging systems” which will help doctors facilitate a diagnosis.

The president also noted software by SAP-CERNER, which is a hospital management system, would be installed.

“It will meet the needs of the country and beyond in heart, lung, liver, pancreas and kidney transplants, to the extent, of course, that these are not covered by existing programs,” President Papadimitriou said.

Source: Ekathimerini

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