Resist ‘shiny things’ and ensure digital transformation delivers real benefits
Enthusiasm for digital change must be focused on outcomes and things that matter to patients, urged Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland national leaders.
Northern Ireland to benefit from new digital imaging system
Northern Ireland HSC professionals will be able to view any diagnostic image from any regional hospital, thanks to the NIPAC+ programme supported by Sectra.
Portsmouth Hospitals trials AI application for lung cancer detection
Portsmouth Hospitals University NHS Trust is using the Sectra Amplifier Service to trial an AI application to make detecting lung cancer easier.
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Northern Ireland gains support for digital health record programme
Health and Social Care Northern Ireland has enlisted Tegria and Cloud21 to support its strategy to develop an integrated electronic health and care record.
Digital Health’s monthly roundup of contracts and go lives
Our latest roundup of contracts and go lives features news from Northern Ireland, whose digital pathology project went live with Sectra.
Northern Ireland goes live with Sectra for unified medical imaging system
Northern Ireland has signed a deal with Sectra which will see pathology and radiology images and reports being combined in a single medical imaging system.
Northern Ireland’s health board pens deal with First Databank
The Health and Social Care Board in Northern Ireland has penned a deal which will see a primary care medicines optimisation solution deployed.
Covid-19 passports to go live in Northern Ireland ‘from next week’
Northern Ireland’s Department of Health announced its Covid-19 passport could be live by Monday, July 5 – ahead of the previously expected July 19 date.
Telehealth stroke care solution rolled out in Northern Ireland
The Telehealth solution enables clinicians to carry out virtual consultations and diagnosis of patients suspected of having a stroke.
Telehealth solution approved for stroke assessment in Northern Ireland
Health Services Limited’s (HSL) Telehealth system enables clinicians to carry out virtual video consultations and diagnosis of patients.