NHS Digital has made improvements to the NHS e-Referral Service (e-RS), after receiving feedback from GPs and consultants.
Digital representation on NHS boards is something which many IT leaders have campaigned for and Paul Richards explores why it is important.
Urgent care clinicians in South Gloucestershire now have fast access to shared medical records which provides a clear overview of a patient’s medical journey.
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Philip Dunne has said he would not ‘immediately’ reject a scheme where hospital patients could be discharged to people’s spare rooms.
The NHS has a system that has almost all the patients in the wrong place, according to NHS England’s national director for operations and information.
Norfolk Recovery Partnership trial unique fingerprint-based drug test technology allowing them to detect traces of drugs via sweat.
A company managed by a team of GPs has been inspected by the Care Quality Commission which found it to have no professional insurances in place.
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Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust has launched a smartphone app to give patients and GPs information on local health services.
The Department of Health may be planning to move quickly on plans to let patients email their doctors and get access to ‘unpolished’ data.
The European diabetes diagnostics market is on the verge of a huge expansion with segments such as self monitoring tests offering room for extreme growth, analysts have found. However, a Frost and Sullivan report says that companies will need to push the benefits of testing to patients and clinicians and be prepared to offer exceptional […]