“We’ve reached a critical point in our health and social care system,” claims Mark Davies, Chief Medical Officer at IBM Watson Health. “We have neither enough doctors nor nurses, and the money is tighter than it’s ever been.”
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Wellbeing Software’s eConsent will be used across the trust as part of its wider programme of digital transformation.
More than 130 people attended the Share2Care event, including 20 NHS suppliers and representatives of 15 trusts from all over the country.
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Charity Thinking of Oscar is running a 500-cycle ride over five days for its #TOO500 campaign, visiting each children’s hospital it will support.
Microsoft HoloLens is being introduced to operating theatres in a bid to make more patient information available to surgeons during operations.
At Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, a focus on cognitive computing is helping to support patients as they come into hospital – supporting the creation of a hospital which can effectively think and feel, and providing the foundations for greater use of cognitive methods into the future.
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An app which helps children during their stay at hospital has been launched at Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, one of the 16 hospital digital exemplar trusts in the English NHS.
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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.
Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust has gone live with a new version of the Meditech electronic patient record.
Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust has awarded a £50m contract to BT as a strategic partner to improve its IT, help to implement a new electronic patient record, and prepare for a move to a new hospital.