Our latest roundup includes an electronic prescribing and medicines administration system in Leicester and Chesterfield deploying a region-wide PACS.
Chesterfield Royal Hospital has become the sixth NHS Trust in the East Midlands to go live with region-wide imaging system.
The first trust in the Northern Pathology Imaging Co-operative (NPIC) has deployed a picture archiving and communication system.
Eight NHS trusts in Greater Manchester have penned a deal with Sectra which will change the way healthcare professionals access images from patient scans.
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East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust has gone live with Sectra’s PACS, giving staff better access to imaging from several trusts across the region.
The new contract will see a single instance of Sectra’s picture archiving and communication system delivered across the Salisbury, Wight and South Hampshire Domain Trusts (SWASH) consortium.
No contract has been signed at this stage but a spokesperson has said a formal announcement was “planned for 2020”, once the business case has been approved.
Our latest round-up of cyber security news includes proposed guidance on securing the PACS ecosystem and a report that WannaCry is still alive and well.
Kathy Adams, senior sister within the ED and digital transformation lead for outpatients at Homerton, shares her thoughts on what’s driving transformation.