Breaking down language barriers with digital health
Jayshree Velani, from Ealing Hospital pharmacy explains how a web-based bilingual labelling solution has helped reduce healthcare inequalities.
PRSB publishes extension of shared care record standards
The Professional Record Standards Body (PRSB) has extended the use of its Core Information Standards to five more health and care settings.
Three more bursary programmes launched for Summer Schools 2022
Digital Health is pleased to announce that we have launched three more bursary programmes for our Summer Schools event in July 2022.
Phlo digital pharmacy expands outside of the capital to Birmingham
The UK’s first digital pharmacy which offers a same-day medication delivery service is launching in Birmingham – its first pharmacy hub outside of London.
Boots and Cegedim announced 5-year partnership for pharmacy IT
The contract will see the company continue to provide clinical decision support data and NHS spine connectivity to support Boots own pharmacy system.
Pharmacy boosts flu vaccines by 20% using digital services
Since rolling out Patient Access for Professionals one year ago the Green Light Pharmacy Group has carried out thousand of digital consultations.
Patients Know Best launches education programme for medical students
Patients Know Best has launched an education programme which can be used by medical schools, with Liverpool John Moores University among the first.
Patients now able to nominate pharmacy using the NHS App
Patients across England are now able to choose a pharmacy to have their repeat prescriptions sent to directly, via the NHS App.
Flu vaccine data to be shared between GPs and pharmacies
The pilot in Leeds sees electronic notifications about patients who have had their flu jab in a pharmacy sent to their GP via clinical systems.
New guidance to safeguard patients issued to online pharmacies
Duncan Rudkin, chief executive of the General Pharmacuetical Council said online services need to be “safe and effective” for patients.