Paramedics can perform an ultrasound using the robotic glove, while clinicians send signals over the 5G network using a control stick at the hospital.
In a blog post, the NHSX CEO confirmed the unit has carried out a “major review of NHS tech spending” and some projects have been closed.
The money has been awarded as part of NHS England’s GDE programme, with £5m coming from NHS England and the rest provided by the trust.
Matthew Gould said the health service was “in danger of creating unrealistic expectation and demand” in terms of digitalisation.
Hadley Beeman visited University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust (UHS) to discuss progress being made as part of the digital programme.
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The Livernerds Lab consists of two specialised areas; a smart room which simulates a hospital room, and a smart house which simulates a patient’s home.
Each app in the Global Digital Exemplar’s (GDE) library has been subjected to seven tests to investigate how good, secure and user-friendly they are.
MyMR gives staff at the trust the opportunity to make information which is held in clinical and admin systems ,available to patients electronically.
The blueprints contain timelines for implementation; web links; website content; advertising content; terms of reference and fair processing information.
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Speaking at the ‘Empowering people in a digital world’ conference on 13 February, Matthew Swindells discussed how technology fits into the Long Term Plan.