An unprecedented 19 nominations have been put forward for this year’s Healthcare IT Champion of the Year, the special category of the EHI Awards decided by the readers of EHI.
The Eyecare Integration Project, which lets Scottish optometrists refer patients to hospital electronically, was one of the winners at last year’s EHI Awards. Paul Curran reports.
A project using simple technology has led to a big reduction in falls in nursing homes – and made NHS Lothian a winner in the EHI Awards.
An app to make the standard operating procedures of Scotland’s Emergency Medical Retrieval Service available to clinicians in the air won the mobile category of last year’s EHI Awards. Emma Dent reports.