The digital health and social care plan has been published and reveals that £2bn has been allocated to help bring the health system into the 21st century.
Dr Anna Bayes, international medical director at Altera Digital Health explores what the lesser-digitised trusts can learn from recent EPR deployments.
A number of Digital Health Networks CIO Advisory Panel members exclusively voice their thoughts on the new levelling up and EPR convergence policies.
We have a new edition to the news team debrief podcast as Hannah Crouch and Jon Hoeksma are joined by Digital Health’s junior reporter, Jordan Sollof.
Health Education England (HEE) is extending its use of BMJ Best Practice, a decision support tool that can integrate with electronic patient record systems.
Local NHS leaders have been told that they must draw up plans to level-up and converge the electronic patient records in use across ICS boundaries.
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Sajid Javid is due to announce a new vision for NHS reform, including an increased role for the NHS App and targets for electronic patient records.
The secretary of state for health and social care has said he wants 90% of NHS trusts to have an electronic patient record (EPR) in place by December 2023.
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Could we see a national deal for the Epic electronic patient record? Jon Hoeksma speculates and explores what this could mean for the healthcare system.
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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