£7m EPR costs blowout predicted after delay
Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust expects deploying Cerner Millennium will now cost £12.24 million, against an original budget of £4.74 million.
Epic improvements pull Cambridge out of special measures
Care Quality Commission says many concerns the trust’s Epic electronic patient record have now been addressed.
Doncaster and Bassetlaw PAS delays cost £1.1m
A delay in the implementation of a patient administration system at the northern acute trust had cost more than a million pounds.
Ipswich sticks with Agfa for PACS
Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust has signed a new contract with Agfa Healthcare to provide a new PACS system.
London Ambulance IT down for five hours on NYD
Ambulance dispatchers in the capital were reduced to using pen and paper on one of the busiest nights of the year.
Dudley picks Allscripts EPR in £32 million deal
The Midlands trust has picked the Allscripts system as part £32 million ‘digital trust’ programme.
London trust criticised for not using EPR
Whipps Cross University Hospital has had a electronic patient record for years but many staff are still using paper.
Countess of Chester to track staff and patients with sensors
The sensor technology will be used to monitor everything from whether a patient been discharged to who isn’t washing their hands.
East Kent delays Allscripts PAS deployment
The southern trust has delayed implementation of its patient administration system, amid concerns about disruption to care.
Pathology framework worth up £250m out to tender
A multi-million pound pathology framework tender has been issued by NHS organisations in the north of England.