After leaving the NHS in December, Professor Joe McDonald still has the health service on his mind as he looks to implement his own tech vision.
Our next 60 second profile volunteer is Philippa Fox – find out what advice she has for IT leaders and who she would like to play her in a film.
The secretary for state for health and social care, Matt Hancock, has been announced as a keynote speaker for Digital Health Rewired.
The Covid-19 crisis has changed views about digital at all levels of healthcare organisations, according to the results of the 2020 Leadership Survey.
Kinnear said the picture at the centre was already confused with multiple organisations, with the addition of NHSX muddling this further.
A poll has revealed that half of Digital Health News readers believe interoperability standards should be the top priority for the new NHS national CCIO, Dr Simon Eccles.
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Technology analysis firm Gartner expresses concerns over the NHS IT market, saying it is too reliant on closed proprietary systems.
Exclusive: The NHS needs to spend an additional £7.2 billion to £8.3 billion on digital technology over the next five years in order to achieve savings of between £8.3 billion and £13.7 billion, according to a report commissioned by NHS England.