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.
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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.
Many organisations and regions are now reaching a good level of maturity with their integrated digital care record programmes. This presents the opportunity to start building on these foundations by adding further capabilities poised at improving the safety and efficiency of care.
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