Posts By Author: William Parkinson



About the Author

William Parkinson (Bill) is a Global Senior Director in the Enterprise Solutions group in Unisys and a Life Sciences and Healthcare industry expert. Bill brings in-depth understanding of the healthcare industry and is responsible for identifying and implementing strategic innovations within the Unisys Life Sciences and Healthcare industry.



Life Sciences and Healthcare

Clinical Engineers Hold the Key to Success in Ways You Never Guessed

March 13th, 2018

Clinical engineers are a constant, quiet presence in your hospital, as they fix equipment, provide maintenance, and troubleshoot problems. They hold the key to success in many areas such as compliance reporting, purchasing, vendor negotiations and more. Empower them with a mobile, connected, real-time system for medical device management that enables them to unlock the true potential of the information they hold.

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Life Sciences and Healthcare

Planning Your Next Medical Device Purchase

August 14th, 2017

In the absence of systematic and data based procurement decisions, healthcare organizations often end up spending unwisely on medical devices. How do you use data effectively in a healthcare procurement scenario? What data is worth considering and what is not? Moreover, how do you make buying decisions inherent in the medical device ecosystem? Read on to find out.

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Life Sciences and Healthcare

Is Your IT Ecosystem Safe? (Part 2)

July 21st, 2017

Not enough attention is typically given to securing the IT networks of healthcare facilities, including medical devices. The recent WannaCry and Petya malware attacks were a painful reminder of this fact. Now that the healthcare fraternity has woken up to the need for securing their IT networks, including medical devices, let’s look at some best practices.

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Life Sciences and Healthcare

Is Your IT Ecosystem Safe?

July 14th, 2017

Several instances of cyber attacks on healthcare facilities and medical devices have made the headlines recently.There is no stopping them, unless proactive measures are taken to secure the healthcare technology ecosystem. In a world of IoT and network connected medical devices, how exactly can you achieve this? Read on to know more.

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