Gone are the days of manually collecting the immunisation consent forms of more than 400 schools in Hertfordshire. The process is now electronic.
Merck Sharp & Dohme and Wayra UK are seeking startups using machine learning and artificial intelligence to support disease and illness prevention.
A new electronic patient records tool has been developed by TPP to make simulation training easier for healthcare students.
Paramedics will be able to access diagnostic tools usually confined to hospitals to improve the prospects of patients on long ambulance journeys.
NHS England’s head of architecture has said cybersecurity needs to viewed as a business continuity issue by NHS boards and not one concerning IT.
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The use of artificial intelligence (AI) and voice technology in the health sector was debated at a conference in London.
This month’s roundup includes a pediatric app which features an animated interactive squirrel to get children to take an interest in their healthcare.
The government has announced it is partnering up with the life sciences sector to ensure the UK is at the forefront of developing medical technologies.
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Six NHS trusts have joined forces for Health Call, an initiative that will deliver digital healthcare to three million people in North East England.
The CIO for a trust in Southampton has said it was a “big decision” to link up data from its neonatal intensive care unit with its EPR.