Suffolk Primary Care partners with Aide Health to support asthma patients
Suffolk Primary Care has partnered with Aide Health for a 12-month programme to support patients with asthma and stop the overuse of reliever inhalers.
NHS Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland go live with asthma virtual ward
Asthma patients under NHS Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland can access a virtual ward to help treat their condition at home after hospital discharge.
Manchester pilots AI software for adult asthma patients
Manchester is home to a new project from Health Innovation Manchester and AstraZeneca UK, which uses AI to improve adult asthma outcomes.
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Industry news in brief
The latest Digital Health News industry round up feature news a former Pitchfest winner has partnered with a European health company.
New £3m fund for innovative technology to improve asthma care
The fund will support the development and adoption of scalable and effective asthma health technologies, such as smart inhalers, within the NHS.
Asthma app monitors children’s symptoms to reduce risk of attacks
The Asthma+me App allows patients to input information about their asthma and link up their smart inhalers, which helps predict when attacks might happen.
Research suggests asthma sufferers would share data
The ‘Data Sharing and Technology: Exploring the attitudes of people with asthma’ report, which was put together by Asthma UK revealed that of the 3000 people who took part in the survey, 83% felt comfortable to share their information for research purposes.
Southwark CCG drops Babylon asthma AI pilot following GP at Hand concerns
A clinical commissioning group has dropped plans to pilot an asthma artificial intelligence project with Babylon, after concerns were raised relating to the recent roll-of the company’s GP at Hand service.
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Healthcare IT news in brief
In this week’s round-up of digital healthcare news, we look at added functionality for the NHS e-referral service, a new messaging service at Pennine and an initative to help patients fill out their pre-op assessment at home. New APIs planned for e-Referral process NHS Digital says it will soon by easy for Health IT […]
Mobile and app news in brief
This month’s round-up of mobile and app news includes a security ‘destruction tested’ imaging app and projects to help patients with diabetes in hospital and children with asthma in school.