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Paperless by 2018? Paperless, Wireless and Mobile Already!- NTW goes Mobile

Paperless by 2018? Paperless, Wireless and Mobile Already!- NTW goes Mobile

Paperless by 2018? Paperless, Wireless and Mobile Already!- NTW goes Mobile

Northumberland Tyne & Wear NHS Trust has had a fully fledged Electronic Patient Record System for years. Darren McKenna, CIO and Joe McDonald, CCIO describe how the trust swerved NPfIT and went from paper to paperless and along the way made clinicians able to 'work securely from anywhere' using a combinations of existing technologies to achieve considerable financial savings connecting clinicians to vital clinical information while working in community settings. Darren and Joe will also describe NTW's developing strategy to take psychiatry on-line including the ability to 'project' specialists into crisis situations and to provide remote monitoring of at risk patients using low cost mobile technologies.

Presenters will be: 

  • Dr  Joe McDonald: Deputy Medical Director NTW NHS Trust, Chairman CCIO  Leaders Network, Chairman British Computer Society Mental Health Group
  • Darren McKenna: Director of Informatics Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
  • Helen Shaw: National Business Development Consultant, Government & Public Sector EE Health

Link to recording of webinar: https://vimeo.com/162352450

 

Date: 08 Apr 2016 12:30 –13:30

14 October 2015