The World Heart Federation’s heart health tool reveals that although high blood pressure rates have decreased in the UK, obesity rates are on the rise.
DrDoctor and Aneurin Bevan Health Board have announced a four-year partnership, with the aim of supporting a move to value-based care.
Evergreen Life launches NHS-approved medical records app that places patients’ personal medical records at their fingertips.
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One week on and the WannaCrypt Ransomware attack continues to impact NHS trusts across England, causing delays and disruptions to services.
Simple solutions to the huge cyber-attack that caused chaos in the NHS last week do not reflect the complex reality on the ground, says a Deloitte director.
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A former NHS administrator, Sally Anne Day, has been fined for unlawfully accessing patient records where she was fined £200 for each offence.
This week’s health IT news in brief covers new senior appointments at two suppliers, a milestone for Yorkshire and Humber’s genomic medicine centre, and success for a cable management device.
Philips is bringing an electronic patient record which merges the clinical and the administrative to the European market.
One of the worse hit trusts in the NHS cyber-attack had said nine days earlier that it did not have any plans in place to tackle a cyber security breach.
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The informatics team at Bolton NHS Foundation Trust recently planned and delivered the merging of hospital and community patient administration systems.