NHS Eastern Cheshire, NHS South Cheshire, NHS Vale Royal and NHS West Cheshire will become the first CCGs in Cheshire and Merseyside to merge.
Hugh McCaughey, national director of improvement, argued there needed to be more incentives and recognition for early adopters.
The toolkit could prevent up to 2,500 emergency admissions a year using digital services, saving up to £10 million according to NHS England.
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Digital Health looks at the latest round-up of movers and shakers in health and care, including appointments at Combined Healthcare and the RCGP.
Under the new Patient Safety Strategy, patients will be able to anonymously submit information if they are concerned about their treatment or care.
The NHS Interim People Plan found genomics, artificial intelligence and robotics will “significantly influence” how care in delivered in the future.
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The Accelerated Access Collaborative (AAC) has been expanded to push technologies through the clinical development and regulatory approval process.
Non-executive director at NHS Improvement, Lord Carter’s review argues that ‘technology is not adopted rapidly’ across the ambulance service.
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Part of the initiative aims to address individuals who may have received private care and may have information missing from their health record.
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