A look at the value and benefits of cross-enterprise imaging solutions, which have been shown to increase radiologists’ productivity up to 30% by connecting radiologists to patient information stored in HIS, RIS, EMR, PACS, and VNA systems across the enterprise.
Over the past 12 months new PACS procurements have largely come from individual trusts. But ‘DevoManc’ and a growing focus on transformation and sustainability across regions are beginning to shape new priorities.
Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust has signed a new contract with Agfa Healthcare to provide a new PACS system.
Lyn Whitfield explores the rapidly developing discipline of population health management, while Kim Thomas looks at how trusts can make more use of their imaging data.
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A new national framework contract for clinical systems has been released, covering more than 50 suppliers with a focus on imaging.
All five sites at York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust have gone live with a new digital imaging system.
One of the largest data migrations in the UK has been successfully undertaken at the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, as part of a move to a new digital imaging system.
One of the big criticisms of the National PACS Programme was that it was hard to share images. Different, regional solutions are emerging to the problem, Kim Thomas discovers.
Kanteron Systems is to enable the NHS to access its Translational Medical Information Server (TMIS), under the custodianship of an OpenPACS Code4Health community, so clinicians and researchers can access imaging and genomic data at the point of care.
This week’s round-up includes the news that Leicester Royal Infirmary has installed a new pharmacy robot and Jersey is implementing e-prescribing in oncology.