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  • Applying patient-admission predictive algorithms in the South African healthcare system 

    Daffue, Ruan Albert (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Predictive analytics in healthcare has become one of the major focus areas in healthcare delivery worldwide. Due to the massive amount of healthcare data being captured, healthcare providers and health ...

  • An information system to support telemedicine projects in South Africa 

    Van Zyl, Alwyn (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Telemedicine is a rapidly developing field in the medical sector that utilises modern day technology to provide improved health services to rural and remote areas. Telemedicine can also provide specialist ...

  • Operations research in telemedicine 

    Van Zyl, A. J.; Van Dyk, L. (Operations Research Society of South Africa (ORSSA), 2011-09)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Telemedicine is the delivery of healthcare, where distance is an issue. This paper explores the use of operations research techniques to contribute to the successful implementation of telemedicine systems. ...

  • A systems engineering approach to telemedicine system implementation in South Africa 

    Van Dyk, L.; Schutte, C. S. L.; Fortuin-Abrahams, J. (Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University, 2011-09)
    The South African National Department of Health (DoH) is recognizing, for more than a decade already, the potential benefit of information and communication technology (ICT) to deliver healthcare to rural areas. However, ...