Investment in digital ‘is a building block for world class GP services’
The Royal College of GPs has called for more investment in digital technologies “to make better use of data and evidence, and to modernise GP premises”.
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NHS England publishes roll-out plan for digital patient services
NHS England has released a new digital roadmap that sets out its national objectives and timelines including the launch of an NHS app and national guidelines for personal health records.
Twelve million records shared in Merseyside
More than 12 million records have been shared across Merseyside, as an increasing number of health and social services sign-up to share information.
Digital roadmaps deadline “Unrealistic” – IT directors
Some NHS IT directors have called the deadlines for digital roadmaps “unrealistic” but NHS England remains confident that “most” plans will be lodged by the end of the month.
CCG roadmap target a ‘tall order’
The chairman of the BMA’s GP committee believes that it is a “very tall order” to expect clinical commissioning groups to deliver digital roadmaps for their local health economy by April 2016.