In an exclusive piece for Digital Health, former MP Norman Lamb, explores why technology can help tackle the growing mental health crisis.
The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust has selected Intouch with Health to help deliver a digital transformation of its outpatient department.
A digital initiative which will change the way NHS temporary staffing is run is to be launched across the north west of England.
This month’s industry round up features news Midlands and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit have launched a web-based system for primary care.
The NHS Long Term Plan commits to reducing physical outpatient appointments by a third, but finance directors have ‘little or no’ confidence it’s possible.
The £3.32 million grant means the digital game Beat the Street can now be extended to a further 59 cities across the South West and East Midlands.
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The report considers five local areas which have made “significant progress” towards digital change, and draws out lessons learned.
Twelve councils have been awarded £20,000 each by NHS Digital to explore how digital technologies can improve social care.
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The Human Factor: Driving Digital Solutions for 21st Century Health and Care report sets out nine recommendations including emphasis on user-centred design and creating an environment where sharing data is as vital as protecting it.
UK health-tech start-up OnCare has raised over half a million pounds in its efforts to transform social care in the country.