myGP adds Pharmacy2U delivery service for repeat prescriptions
The myGP app has added another delivery service to its platform, welcoming Pharmacy2U for users looking for repeat prescriptions.
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough support exercise app for mental health
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust’s charity, Head to Toe, has provided funding for a mental health service to trial an exercise app.
Kooth and myGP team up to improve digital mental health access
Kooth has collaborated with myGP to allow the app to self-refer patients to the its digital mental health platform to improve acess to services.
Huma acquires iPLATO Healthcare to enhance remote patient monitoring
Huma have purchased iPLATO Healthcare with the aim of bringing remote patient monitoring to the forefront of primary care.
myGP rolls out Patient Questionnaires tool to more than 2000 GP practices
myGP has rolled out its Patient Questionnaires to over 2,400 GP practices in order to help them capture patient information more efficiently.
myGP available to 58m patients following assurance of SystmOne
The app is already available to all patients registered at EMIS Health practices, as well as patients registers at practices using the myGP platform.
London CCGs to roll out text reminder service for cervical cancer screening
From August, women registered with GP services in London will begin to receive text messages encouraging them to book screening appointments.
Healthcare IT news round-up
The healthcare IT round-up includes new drug theft preventative software, a trust’s digitisation of its HR records and the ICO’s new grant programme.
Health IT news in brief
This week’s health IT news in brief covers concerns over protection of personal data in the UK and the enhancement of clinical trials and patient safety.
Another view: repeats appointments
Neil Paul has been trying out two products that allow patients to book appointments direct with a GP. One works, because it doesn’t just fill slots, and the other needs more work, because that’s all it does.