The next time an appointment is booked patients with a registered mobile number will be sent a text message inviting them to sign up to the system.
The platform will be designed to allow young patients to be active participants in their own care and support self-management when treatment has finished.
This month’s industry round-up features news Sheffield Teaching Hospitals has deployed a trust-wide data management system.
The Innovation and Technology 2019/20 programme chose Patients Know Best (PKB) as an interoperable personal health record (PHR) tool.
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At Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS FT, a new app for outpatients is starting a journey of greater patient empowerment, data sharing and gathering.
A patient portal for people with dementia will be launched in Northern Ireland this month as part of the country’s national electronic care record project.
Coordinate My Care has launched an online portal across Greater London where patients can select their urgent care requirements.
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust deployed Microsoft Dynamics 365 in its Virtual Fracture Clinic, reducing hospital return rates.
Cambridge’s MyChart, the first and only patient portal in the UK to be directly integrated with an electronic patient record, has over 300 active users
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A major Scottish hospital has gone live with a patient portal pilot from Orion Health, in one of the first of its type in the country.