Patients Know Best has been awarded preferred supplier status for a personal health record system which covers the London region.
Having a shared care record in place can mean improved access to patient information and reduced risk of errors being made from a clinicians perspective. But how important is it to ensure that such records are being designed with patients in mind? Jennifer Trueland investigates.
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Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Integrated Care System (ICS) has awarded Graphnet Health a contract to join up health and care services across the county.
A contract to upgrade mobile communication devices in all 11 NHS ambulance trusts across England has been awarded to Telent.
Ambulance crews across England are to have access to tens of thousands of iPads in order to give patients the right care faster.
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Health services in Sunderland have become the first in the North East and North Cumbria to share medical information via the Great North Care Record.
Health and social care professionals using the Dorset Care Record are now receiving GP data which is in-line with GP Connect standards.
The final phase of a project to join up just over half a million records of children across the whole of Cheshire and Merseyside has gone live.
The deal with Orion Health aims give staff working across Joined Up Care Derbyshire access to information held in existing systems by March.
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Children’s health records from across Bury, Oldham, Rochdale and Trafford have been integrated onto a health information system.