The NHSX CEO addressed the fact that the unit follows a long line of much-promised IT change such as the National Programme for IT and Care Dot Data.
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In a blog post, the NHSX CEO confirmed the unit has carried out a “major review of NHS tech spending” and some projects have been closed.
Matthew Gould said the health service was “in danger of creating unrealistic expectation and demand” in terms of digitalisation.
Digital Health News ran a poll to ask readers whether they think Matthew Gould’s comments about the app were right or not.
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Digital Health News is running a poll asking readers whether they think this approach by Matthew Gould is the right decision.
Matthew Gould has said he was impressed by the “excellent work” being done on the app but added he didn’t want it to be ‘all-singing and all-dancing’.
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Matthew Gould will also attend as a delegate to meet with and hear from the diverse range of NHS CCIOS, CIOs, CNIOs and Future Digital Leaders taking part.