The government has launched a call for evidence to discover if and how medical devices and technologies may discriminate and widen healthcare inequalities.
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The health secretary is due to outline how the government is planning to tackle the Covid backlog, improve social care and narrow health inequalities.
Sarah Boyd from Norfolk and Waveney Health and Social Care Partnership, explores how her ICS is using digital to improve patient inclusion and more.
The funding, from the NHSX AI Lab and Health Foundation, aims to ensure healthcare solutions don’t “exacerbate existing health inequalities”.
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The use of digital health services has risen over the course of the Covid-19 pandemic – but will this have implications on inequalities?
The Academic Health Science Networks and LGBT Foundation have joined forces to find new ways to address the health inequalities face by the community.