The pilot in Leeds sees electronic notifications about patients who have had their flu jab in a pharmacy sent to their GP via clinical systems.
The app means staff are able to ensure prompt isolation and management of those affected to speed up access to appropriate treatment.
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Doctors will now be able to build and launch their own health apps through a toolkit developed by UK digital health specialists, Inhealthcare.
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Cambridge University researchers have developed software for mobile phones to ‘infect’ others to simulate the spread of flu.
Some patients calling NHS Direct had to wait more than 24 hours to speak to a nurse during the Christmas period, it has been revealed.
The number of people using the NHS Choices website to look for information on flu is up tenfold on last year.