North Bristol live with Lorenzo
North Bristol NHS Trust has become the first trust in the south of England to go live with the computer system Lorenzo.
EPR delayed by data migration problems
Referral to treatment data migration problems have forced North Bristol NHS Trust to delay the go-live of its Lorenzo electronic patient record.
CSC urges trusts off ‘ancient’ PAS
Trust board papers suggest that healthcare computing company CSC is looking to halt support for one of its oldest patient administration systems.
Open source EHR live at Taunton
Open source electronic patient record system openMAXIMS has gone live for the first time at an NHS foundation trust while another has gone live with CSC’s Lorenzo.
Mental health trust to roll-out Medchart
Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust will be the first mental health trust to implement CSC’s Medchart when it starts rolling out the electronic prescribing system early next year.
NME trust plans i.PM wrap and replace
Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust has issued a tender for an electronic record that can wrap around i.PM – and possibly go on to replace it.
Luton and Dunstable looks at Lorenzo
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is planning to submit a business case to procure CSC’s Lorenzo electronic patient record.
Salisbury selects Lorenzo
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust has chosen CSC as preferred bidder to provide its Lorenzo electronic patient record system.
Eleven trusts benefit from Lorenzo cash
Eleven NHS trusts in the North, Midlands and East have been approved tens of millions of pounds of central funding from the Department of Health to purchase the Lorenzo electronic patient record from CSC.
Time for a change?
There’s just a year until National Programme for IT contracts end in the North, Midlands and East. Thomas Meek wonders what mental health and community trusts are doing.