First NHS trust goes live with Alert
Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Hospitals NHS Foundation has become the first NHS trust to go live with an electronic patient record system from Alert Life Sciences, E-health Insider can exclusively reveal.
Blackpool defers Alert go-live again
Blackpool, Flyde and Wyre Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has deferred the go-live of its Alert electronic patient record system. The trust had planned to start using the system in A&E on Friday, but decided on Monday that the go-live should be put off until a number of project issues were resolved. In a staff bulletin, […]
Alert signs third UK EPR deal
Alert Life Sciences has signed its third deal in the UK for its clinical information system and electronic patient record system. The Portuguese software company has signed the deal with the Bupa Cromwell Hospital in London, as part of a wider reconfiguration and change programme being undertaken by the hospital. It will implement several modules […]
CircleBath paper free with System C
Bath’s newly opened CircleBath Hospital has gone live with System C’s Medway Promixa patient administration system and Alert’s touch-screen electronic patient record system.
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Blackpool: ‘All systems go for Alert’
The board of Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has approved the proposal for Alert Life Sciences to become the supplier of the trust’s electronic patient record system. Philip Graham, head of IM&T, told E-Health Insider that the case for Vision – the name given to the project by trust staff – had […]
The 12 Days of Christmas IT
Thanks to everyone who entered our Christmas wish list competition. Phil Graham, head of information management and technology at Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Hospitals NHS Trust, is a worthy winner with his variation on the 12 Days of Christmas that is bound to strike a chord with many readers. His prize is a bottle of […]