Speaking at Digital Health’s Autumn Leadership Summit, Sonia Patel outlined the next steps of the What Good Looks Like framework for trust’s and ICSs.
The Centre for Policy Studies found that delayed transfers of care increased by an average of 24% acorss 13 integrated care systems.
Sajid Javid has been appointed as health secretary at a time when the use of data and technology in the NHS is at a pivotal moment.
NHS England’s design framework for how ICSs will operate revealed systems will locally determine the best way to develop digital and data capabilities.
Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Integrated Care System (ICS) has awarded Graphnet Health a contract to join up health and care services across the county.
Reiterating plans to embed Integrated Care Systems in law the Queen introduced the Health and Care Bill which aims to embrace innovation in the NHS.
Research from the Kings Fund found London’s five integrated care systems worked more closely made “massive” digital gains during the pandemic.
Integrated care systems will need to have interoperability embedded if true joined up health and care is to be achieved, a healthcare supplier has said.
NHS England and Improvement board papers have revealed it hopes digital and data will help drive system working as well as connecting health providers.