Sunderland Royal Hospital has become the first within the NHS to achieve all requirements of the national Global Digital Exemplar (GDE) programme.
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Head of IT at The Walton Centre Justin Griffiths said the Digital Aspirant programme had “dramatically” accelerated planned digitisation works.
The CQC undertook a national programme of provider collaboration reviews in a bid to support providers deliver health and care through shared learning.
Robert Tysall-Blay, chief executive of WellSky, said industry leaders feared Lot 1 of the framework was “too narrow and focussed on certain suppliers”.
Google’s Cloud advisor said that too much money had been invested in EPR systems to give Google and rival tech giants a window to the market.
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The frequently-made promise about electronic patient record systems is that they will cut the amount of time that clinicians spend making notes – so bolstering the time that can be spent on patient care. But, argues Dmitry Garbar, more needs to be done if this promise is to be fully kept.
The portal will provide 3,500 health and care professionals with access to patient information from eight IT systems once the roll-out is complete.
Electronic patient records have reached two of the remoter parts of the UK, with the deployment of InterSystems’ TrakCare to Shetland and Orkney.
Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has successfully gone-live with TrakCare as its new electronic patient record.
An electronic patient observations system has been developed and rolled out in Oxford.