As it moves towards paperless working by the end of the decade, the NHS will need both electronic patient record and electronic document management systems. But what, exactly, is the role of EDM? And why has uptake been relatively slow?
Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is planning to have fully implemented Kainos’ Evolve electronic document management system by this autumn.
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has picked Restore’s CCube as its electronic document management system as part of its transformation into a digital hospital that will also see it go-live with CSC’s Lorenzo next month.
More than £27 million in central funding has been paid to 19 NHS trusts and organisations as part of the Southern Local Clinical Systems Programme
King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is to implement an electronic document management system to support its electronic patient record and the struggling Princess Royal University Hospital.
North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust is preparing to digitise its medical records after a series of successful go-lives with its Medway electronic patient record system.
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Stockport NHS Foundation Trust has expanded its deployment of the Kainos Evolve electronic document and records management system, and plans to introduce an iPad-specific version.
The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust is developing a best of breed electronic patient record system with the help of money from the first round of NHS England’s technology fund.
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust is using Kainos Evolve and EDM Group to digitise approximately 450m paper records over eight years, as it works towards removing paper case notes from the trust.