UCLH stroke pilot to expand to more trusts to reduce health inequalities
A large-scale pilot for stroke patients has been announced in more NHS trusts to reduce health inequalities following a smaller-scale trial at UCLH.
Norfolk and Waveney care homes pilot improves dementia care
A care home pilot tasked with improving dementia diagnosis and support has been successful and will be rolled out more widely across Norfolk and Waveney.
12 councils selected by NHS Digital to run social care tech pilots
Twelve councils have been awarded £20,000 each by NHS Digital to explore how digital technologies can improve social care.
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MediPi open source telehealth kit piloted in NHS
An open source telehealth kit built using Raspberry Pi will be piloted with heart patients at a southern NHS trust this financial year.
South Devon prepares portal pilot
South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust is carrying out quality testing on its clinical portal as it prepares to pilot the system with an acute surgical team.
Surrey pilots telehealth for depression
Surrey and Borders partnership NHS Foundation Trust will pilot a bespoke telehealth system for service users with severe depression.
West Cornwall to pilot record sharing
Eight GP practices in West Cornwall will pilot a data sharing scheme using Microtest’s Guru to allow local A&E clinicians and the local out-of-hours GP service with access to patients’ GP records.
Pharmacists want SCR access
Access to the Summary Care Record is essential, a community pharmacist has said as NHS England considers launching a pilot scheme.