The next time an appointment is booked patients with a registered mobile number will be sent a text message inviting them to sign up to the system.
It is understood Sheeran was asked to sign autographs and pose for photographs by some Ipswich Hospital staff while he was there in October 2017.
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Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust has signed a new contract with Agfa Healthcare to provide a new PACS system.
A winter pressures business intelligence tool developed at Ipswich Hospital with Medeanalytics is providing an early warning system for capacity shortfalls and enabling the trust to develop alternative provision.
AI and Analytics
Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust is working with geographical information systems supplier Esri to assess how its location analytics technology can help it to manage demand for hospital services.
Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust has begun the phased roll-out of its Lorenzo electronic patient record system from CSC.
Clinicians at Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust are using iPads to access patient records at the bedside.
EXCLUSIVE: The man in charge of the Department of Health’s interim deal with CSC says it wants to normalise the health IT market and expects no more than 20 trusts to take Lorenzo under the new agreement.
Five NHS trusts appear to have met the March deadline to commit to taking CSC’s Lorenzo electronic patient record system and qualify for the £1m incentive payment.
The Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust expects to receive nearly £14m in funding from the government for taking CSC’s Lorenzo electronic patient record system.