George Eliot Hospital has been recognised as a Quality Data Provider after successfully completing a national programme of data audits.
The implementation of SNOMED CT in general practice is due to commence from April 2018 with a phased roll-out approach, NHS Digital has said.
NHS Digital is on the lookout for a de-identification solution to help it anonymise the data it collects and handles as part its of Data Services Platform.
Smartphone giant Apple has debuted a new feature on its health app that allows US customers to view their medical records on their iPhone.
The Apple Health app has reportedly been used as evidence during a murder trial in Germany, with police suggesting it shows the suspect dragging his victim down a riverbank and climbing back up.
Our first mobile health and apps news in brief of 2018 includes NHS England supporting a selection of entrepreneurs who have been given the task of designing and delivering new technological solutions and innovations in healthcare.
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University of Salford lecturer Dr Nick Hardiker has won the Virginia K. Saba Informatics Award for his contribution to nursing informatics.
A chief nursing officer has called for to the profession to get behind the introduction of nursing information standards.
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The app has been designed by the university’s eResearch Centre and combines the increase in fitness levels with discovering new things about the city.