The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has appointed Dr Gail Marzetti to help lead the National Institute for Health and Care and steer research.
The update to the NHS Covid-19 app is due to be rolled out before venues including non-essential shops, gyms and outdoor hospitality open on 12 April.
Foxglove and openDemocracy have announced the government “conceded” it would not offer Palantir a long-term role in the NHS without public consultation.
Working with NHSX the government is bringing forward work to digitise the records, which contain babies’ information about their growth and development.
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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.