Winchester switches off Cerner in ED
Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has switched off Cerner Millennium in the emergency department at Winchester’s Royal Hampshire County Hospital following a trust merger.
Outsourcing ‘saves money’ in Hampshire
A company that provides outsourcing IT support to GP practices in England’s largest primary care trust claims it is preventing business continuity costs of more than £200,000 a year.
Southampton wins award for eDischarge
The pharmacy and IT teams at Southampton’s teaching hospital have been recognised for its eDischarge electronic patient discharge system.
Royal Hants deploys MSoft bloodtracking
The Royal Hampshire County Hospital in Winchester has begun rolling out a blood tracking system from Msoft across 20 of its wards. MSoft will provide a web-based, electronic tracking system that will control staff access to blood fridges and provide a bedside management system to match barcoded blood units to barcoded patient wristbands. Dr Shaun Webb, […]
Your place to mine
Fiona Barr looks at the GP2GP service; one of the winners in last year’s E-Health Insider Awards in association with BT.
The Summary Care Record is not the only shared record project in town. Sarah Bruce reports on how Hampshire and Birmingham are sharing information using Graphnet technology.
NHS has much to do on data security
The NHS has much to do on data security and is still making “far too many” mistakes in securing patients’ personal and sensitive information, says the Information Commissioner’s Office.
FoI reveals plans for SCR Release 2
Summary Care Records may be created outside general practice under NHS Connecting for Health plans, with a ‘release 2’ holding far more information.
Hants GP wants explicit consent for SCR
A GP practice in Hampshire has recorded opt-out requests for the Summary Care Record from 20% of its patients, having pledged not to upload any records without explicit consent.
Greenfield four becomes three
The Department of Health is struggling to find four sites in the South of England willing to take the Cerner Millennium hospital system.