The reforms aim to address the record high of 5.5million people waiting for elective surgery in England and bring health and social care closer together.
Cornwall and Devon integrated care systems (ICSs) are in the process of developing a “strategic outline case” for a shared electronic patient record (EPR).
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Job specifications reveal the new NHS CEO will take on four responsibilities, with the need for digital transformation forming a prominent part of the role.
The chair of Digital Health’s CCIO Network has said government plans to overhaul the NHS provide “real opportunity” for digital leaders to improve care.
The plans would see legislature introduced to ensure more joined-up, integrated care and reduced bureaucracy across the NHS in England.
Our first go live round up of 2021 has a twist, as we cover contract signings as well, including a 10-year Cerner deal in County Durham and Darlington.
Jennifer Trueland investigates whether national programmes and the coronavirus pandemic have changed attitudes towards integrated care.
The move will enable doctors in hospitals or paramedics to access the same vital information as a GP, including allergies and medications.
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Integrated care provider MCH is already in the process of implementing the Servelec Rio electronic patient record, which will go live later this year.
Health data specialists will work with Federations to create bespoke data dashboards, linking the organisations and enabling them to compare outcomes.