The document recognises the potential of technology in healthcare but adds this can only be achieved once joined-up systems are in place.
Clinical Software 7
The new system uses a process that copies, transfers and stores the whole GP database, rather than the minimal data required to update vaccinations data.
Shared Records 4
EMIS Health, Microtest and Vision are tasked with developing an IT Managed Services Framework to meet the needs of Scottish GPs.
Clinical Software 2
Part of the contract includes GP practices ensuring that they can offer online consultations by April 2020.
The service, which uses the name KRY in Sweden, has partnered up with GP practices in North West Surrey and the North West of England
Digital Patient 2
NHS Bradford City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) confirmed on 24 October that GP practices across the area have been affected.
A month on from the introduction of NHS WiFi at Crystal Peaks Medical Centre, Dr Kirsty Gillgrass reports related improvements for staff and patients alike.
All 1,311 GP surgeries in the capital can now use the electronic prescription service (EPS) to send prescriptions to pharmacists.
The virtual centre allows patients to book telephone and video consultations with a GP, nurse practitioner or prescribing pharmacist seven days a week.