The trust will adopt Alcidion’s Miya Precision solution as well as the Better OPENeP electronic prescribing and medicines administration system.
The Australian company will provide its OPENeP electronic prescribing and medications administrations (ePMA) to the trust over six years.
Current Health’s system allows nurses at Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust to prioritse patients, which has improved outcomes and reduced A&E visits.
Dartford and Gravesham will introduce a range of technology platforms designed by Alcidion with the aim of “leapfrogging” other trusts.
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust is spending an additional £44,000 a month in staff costs to compensate for problems caused by its new radiology information system from GE Healthcare.
Some trusts that have chosen to implement new radiology information systems on exiting their National PACS Programme contracts have reported problems. Kim Thomas reports.
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust is experiencing severe difficulties with a new radiology information system from GE Healthcare.