Virgin Care axes services from £270m East Staffs contract
Virgin Care has cut services from its prime provider contract with East Staffordshire CCG citing ‘significant changes to the commissioning landscape.’
Digital ‘early warning system’ trialled at Sheffield care homes
Nursing staff are using an app to record care home residents’ vital signs and share them with clinicians at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals.
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Hull taps Inhealthcare for community telehealth service
City Health Care Partnership has launched a telehealth service in Hull to help people living with heart failure and COPD manage their condition at home.
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Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust deploys mobile working across community services
North Manchester Community Service has deployed Emis Mobile across its entire workforce, allowing staff to access patient data on the fly, update medical records in real-time and book patients in for appointments via a mobile device.
Emis makes gains in community
Bromley Healthcare is moving from RiO to Emis Web, giving it a common patient record system shared with local GPs.
Liverpool aims for 1,000 on telehealth
Liverpool Community Health NHS Trust aims to have 1,000 telehealth patients within the next two years.
Trusts share info with Rio2Rio
Community and mental health trusts in London and the South can share patient information using a new feature from BT called Rio2Rio.