Motion which calls for GPs not to begin introducing online consultations until there is ‘clear evidence’ that it is beneficial to patients has been passed.
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Emis Health has teamed up with the creators of WebGP to offer the online self-triage and patient information service to all practices under the new name, eConsult.
Wales is nearing the complete roll-out of its My Health Online portal for online bookings and repeat prescriptions.
Seventeen suppliers have signed up to provide cross care-setting interoperability services as part of Lot 3 of the GP Systems of Choice contract.
University College London spin-out company Helicon Health has formed a partnership with self-monitoring specialist Inhealthcare to integrate its heart condition management and education software into GP clinical systems.
Emis Group has reported a 27% increase in its half-year profits for 2014, attributed in part to the earnings boost from its acquisition of other companies.
Emis Group has bought electronic messaging and order communications supplier Indigo 4 Systems Limited for £3.2m.