As NHS England starts the process of finding a replacement for its director of patients and information, Digital Health News editor Jon Hoeksma ponders Tim Kelsey’s legacy and asks what kind of leader NHS IT needs next.
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A deployment of VitalPAC at Croydon University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust helped to improve the timeliness of patient observations and to reduce cardiac arrests by 70%.
A worldwide study of business intelligence in healthcare has found that while some organisations have ‘stuck their toes in the water’, few are harnessing the full potential of analytics; and that modern tools could make all the difference.