Public Policy Projects called on the government to use digital innovation to better enable collaboration across the NHS and social care.
Integrated care systems will need to have interoperability embedded if true joined up health and care is to be achieved, a healthcare supplier has said.
The chair of Digital Health’s CCIO Network has said government plans to overhaul the NHS provide “real opportunity” for digital leaders to improve care.
The NHS reform will “modernise the legal framework” to make the health system “fit for the future”, according to a government statement.
According to TechUK social care has been a “policy no man’s land” with attempts to find sustainable models often proving unsuccessful.
Parliament’s Science and Technology Committee labelled the speed at which public health data was first made available “unacceptable”.
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In a column for Digital Health News under an alias, David Boyd, provides some suggestions for the upcoming Wade-Gery review of NHS Digital and NHSX.
DHSC and the NHS have a “long way to go” to deal with the legacy of their track record of failed IT programmes”, a key government committee has said.
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Matt Hancock will remain as health secretary after Thursday’s General Election after Prime Minster Boris Johnson announced a small cabinet reshuffle.
This includes £50m going towards NHS diagnostic services and support the work of existing ‘centres of excellence’ in digital pathology and imaging with AI.
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