Tech Talk: Digital system helping to unblock beds

Ambulances lined up outside hospitals for hours waiting to drop off patients due to 'bed blocking’ has frustrated patients and doctors alike in recent years, but could a new electronic bed management system solve the problem?

As states across the country continue to struggle with the growing problem of ramping, one Victorian hospital group has now taken matters into its own hands, thanks to new technology devised by an Australian company. 

Western Health has implemented the electronic system known as the Miya Bed