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Seven sites have been selected to run trials of digital initiatives designed to address healthcare challenges in the NHS.
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The department was questioned by the Public Accounts Committee about proposals that call for NHS IT suppliers to abide by a clear set of open standards.
The Department of Health and Social Care’s latest update on cyber resilience in health and care suggests WannaCry cost the service £20m during the attack, with an additional £72m of costs in the aftermath.
Digital Health News understands that the DHSC has now settled with Fujitsu for a further payment said to be in the region of £400m.
NHS IT infrastructure is “not fit for AI” and a “large push” towards standardisation is required if the benefits of the technology are to be realised, a new report has concluded.
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Health secretary Matt Hancock has said more widespread use of apps in the NHS could make life easier for both patients and clinicians.
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New Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock says his top three priorities are workforce, technology and illness prevention.
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DXC Technology has been awarded a “major” contract by the Department of Health and Social Care for the new NHS Supply Chain.