Ben Heather, Digital Health’s news editor summarises the issues at the heart of the current controversy around information governance, consent, and record sharing that is raising concerns that current widely used NHS record sharing arrangements may be in breach of the data protection act.
The world’s most famous AI company, Google DeepMind, is making plenty of friends in the NHS. But what does the company want with our health service and should we be worried? Laura Stevens reports.
The CCIO Interview with Joe McDonald at Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust. He talks about the Great North Care Record and why he’s not excited about big data.
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The return of Trainspotting to our screens means the slogan of Generation X, ‘Choose Life’, is once again on the lips of the nation. Ian Pocock, director of health at Transform, says we need to take note if we are to save the health service.
James Freed, CIO Health Education England and Andy Kinnear chair of BCS Health and Care, ran a workshop at the recent Digital Health Leadership Summit on the case for certifying digital leaders, here they summarise what attendees said.
Reporter, Laura Stevens, reviews the top ten technologies at London’s Digital Health Technology Show with virtual reality, augmented reality and wearables.
Adrian Byrne, director of IM&T at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, talks to Digital Health News about staying the digital course and getting paid to drink.
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Artificial intelligence and cognitive computing is being heralded as the brave new frontier of clinical IT, Kim Thomas reports on how it is already beginning to reshape radiology imaging and diagnostics.
Taking on a new role has prompted Dr Neil Paul to ask where will the next generation of primary care CCIOs and clinical information specialists come from and the steps needed to develop them.
Sanjeev Taneja, Luton & Dunstable University Hospital’s CCIO, tells his worst medical job, which A-lister would play him and where his GDE money will go.
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