The new director of transformation at NHS England and Improvement has said digital change in healthcare is “really difficult” but is “absolutely essential”.
The Digital Clinical Safety Strategy aims to help the NHS provide a safer service when using digital technology, through training and better use od data.
It comes as the government introduced a new health and social care tax to raise an extra £36billion for frontline services over the next three years.
Amanda Pritchard has been confirmed as the new chief executive of NHS England – and the first female chief executive since the NHS was established in 1948.
The provision of online maternity records across England will be overseen by the first national digital midwife, it was announced today.
The Professional Record Standards Body (PRSB) has updated its care planning standard to support community mental health care.
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.
Ambulance crews across England are to have access to tens of thousands of iPads in order to give patients the right care faster.
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Our May edition of Movers and Shakers features appointments at Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and NHS England and Improvement.
Devon Integrated Care System (ICS) will use the funding to deliver virtual wards so patients can receive medical support from the comfort of their home.