Wirral expands use of Cerner Millennium
Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has expanded its use of Cerner Millennium and says it is now using the system as its primary patient administration system.
Expert view: Guy Beaudin
The public sector business development director of Insight on the end of the Microsoft NHS Enterprise-wide Agreement.
One week on from the publication of the coalition government’s NHS white paper, ‘Equity and excellence: Liberating the NHS’, Sarah Bruce asks NHS staff with a particular interest in IT for their reaction.
Digital pathology: present and future
E-Health Insider is holding a round table discussion on digital pathology, sponsored by iSOFT. Daloni Carlise reports on the issues for debate.
Birmingham develops PHR
The University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust is preparing to provide patients with access to their medical information via a new personal health record.
On a payroll
Stephen Pritchard finds out why McKesson Shared Services and University Hospitals of Leicester Payroll were winners in last year’s E-Health Insider Awards.
Lancashire trusts buy Virgin network
A collaborative partnership of eight Lancashire trusts and primary care trusts has chosen Virgin Media Business to create a £9m network to connect 170 healthcare sites. The project will include the delivery of wireless, local area network, voice, remote access service and mobile service and will come with a bespoke service desk to act as […]
Christine Connelly to judge EHI Awards
Christine Connelly, director general, informatics, at the Department of Health, will chair the judging panel for the E-Health Insider Awards 2010 in association with BT.
Discharge summary target ‘to be missed’
The vast majority of NHS hospitals look set to miss the government’s target for delivering discharge summaries to GP practices within 24 hours from next April.
Connelly sets benchmark for November
The Department of Health’s chief information officer, Christine Connelly, has spelled out the criteria against which progress on the delivery of the Lorenzo and Millennium care records systems will be judged.