The first trust in the Northern Pathology Imaging Co-operative (NPIC) has deployed a picture archiving and communication system.
It comes as a number of public sector programmes suffered IT blunders, nearly 16,000 Covid-19 cases to go unreported due to the use of Excel.
About 12,000 health and social care sites have moved from the legacy N3 network to the new Health and Social Care Network (HSCN).
TestCard is a combination of a non-invasive urine test kit with an accompanying mobile app that turns a mobile phone’s camera into a clinical grade scanner.
Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust last month told Digital Health News that the US supplier was its “preferred bidder” for the £175m contract.
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Our November roundup of all things go lives features Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust going live with electronic care planning.
Leaked emails confirmed the “huge IT” issues in the NHS Test and Trace system relating to outbreaks at hospitals and care homes.
The trust will adopt Alcidion’s Miya Precision solution as well as the Better OPENeP electronic prescribing and medicines administration system.
The government has reportedly held talks with data analytics company Palantir to help boost the Test and Trace programme.
Staff at Barnsley Hospital NHS FT have started using electronic care planning to create plans which are tailored to the individual needs of patients.