Health CIO Network
The Health CIO Network provides a unique leadership and best practice community for senior NHS IT professionals. Delivered in conjunction with the CCIO Network through regular meetings, online events and a collaboration community, the network is open to all NHS IT directors and CIOs who wish to learn from one another.
Senior NHS CIO leader Paul Charnley has recently been appointed IT and information director at Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, one of the 12 acute global digital exemplars. He speaks to Digital Health News on finding, and keeping, good people and playing his guitar through an iPhone.Health CIO 3
Family, national figures, colleagues, patients. All can be sources of inspiration, and the NHS needs that in tough times, writes Andy Kinnear.Health CIO
Introducing new systems, technology and ways of working can be fraught with uncertainty. Imprivata’s benefits realisation study is a process run before a major implementation to make sure it will deliver the benefits required.Health CIO
The CCIO and Health CIO networks, the independent leadership, collaboration and best practice networks for NHS digital leaders, have formed a partnership with BCS Health and Care, part of BCS the Chartered institute for IT.Health CIO
NHS Digital chief executive Andy Williams will be joined by a wide range of speakers at the Health CIO National Conference next week.Health CIO
The chief information officer of Barts Health explains how she came to take up a job in the NHS after a successful career in business, and in an audio clip outlines her top three priorities for IT at one of the biggest trusts in the country.Health CIO
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is switching to Cerner, and creating a single shared electronic patient record with a neighbouring trust.Health CIO
Our columnist can think of nothing to talk about. Except for the exemplars. Or the Wachter Review. Or Salford. Or professionalism. Or Europe. Or new developments at the BCS. Or pies…Health CIO
@sheldonline I am hoping to get more clarity from NHS Digi on this, so watch this space.
The Rio Olympics were inspiring; but Andy Kinnear argues there is plenty that healthcare IT can learn from them, if it wants to be inspiring too.Health CIO
Nuance Dragon Medical integrated into the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit’s electronic patient record captures the patient story at the point of care. Elaine Scott, Lead Nurse within the PICU, explains how this is helping to meet its challenges.Health CIO