The review of NHS IT organisations has finally been published, and as exclusively revealed by Digital Health, recommends the axing of NHS Digital and NHSX.
Industry leaders told Digital Health their reactions to the news that NHS Digital and NHSX is to merge with NHS England and Improvement.
The chairs of the Networks have said streamlining digital bodies across the NHS is a sensible step, but they are concerned about those with jobs at risk.
Both NHS Digital and NHSX are to be incorporated into NHS England and Improvement, following recommendations made in the Wade-Gery review.
Dr Constantin Jabarin, practising senior A&E clinician at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust discusses why usability needs greater prominence.
To celebrate its fifth birthday, DigitalHealth.London has published a document which delves into what the organisation has learnt over the last five years.
NHSX has purchased 220,000 blood pressure monitoring devices which it intends to send to at-risk patients so they can monitor their health at home.
Several trusts have been selected to take part in the NHSX’s Digital Aspirant Plus programme which aims to foster innovation in EPR systems.
It is hoped a standardised approach to sharing medicines information will reduce medicines related errors and, ultimately, improve patient safety.