The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability said it reduced prescription errors by 83% following the introduction of PatientSource’s e-prescribing system.
Eight companies have been placed on the framework after they met a wide range of key criteria including ability to integrate with other IT systems.
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One of the largest acute trusts in England is set to deploy a mobile-first EPR under its strategy to become a HIMSS 7 certified digital hospital.
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InterSystems continues to dominate Scotland’s EPR market following the deployment of its TrakCare electronic patient record at NHS Forth Valley.
Royal Papworth Hospital and Cambridge University Hospitals have developed an interface for sharing blood tests between their disparate EPRs.
The PatientSource solution was introduced at the Norfolk trust in March and means the team are able to access patient data and track progress in real time.
The trust and the US electronic medical records supplier, Epic, signed a deal in July 2017 following approval from UCLH’s board.
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Digital Health News was invited to the new Chase Farm hospital to speak with the team behind the project about how the “big bang” go live went.
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This month’s industry news in brief features news that OMRON Healthcare has partnered up with Amazon Alexa in the UK to help people monitor blood pressure.
The EPR is an increasingly important part of healthcare delivery. Yet it is rare for student clinicians to learn how to use such systems during their course. At the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), a new training programme is addressing that knowledge gap. Beverley Ellis and Ian Bailey explain more.
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