The long awaited NHS app library will be live by the end of March, according to NHS England digital lead at the Digital Health Technology Show in London.
Digital Patient 5
Public health services have been denied access to health data vital to doing their job, a report from the Commons health select committee says.
Public Health England’s John Newton is to replace Tim Kelsey as chair of the National Information Board on an interim basis.
The NHS endorsement model for healthcare apps, which is meant to replace the NHS Apps Library, has a 50% chance of success, according to the project’s leaders.
NHS Tower Hamlets Clinical Commissioning Group is taking the lead on a new £2.4 million digital mental health service covering the whole of London.
More interoperability is needed between consumer health technology and NHS systems, Public Health England’s chief innovation officer John Newton has argued.
The London Health Board is planning to establish an open access digital mental health service to help Londoners with untreated mental disorders.
NHS England and Public Health England have launched a new mental health intelligence network to improve access to mental health data and help providers to work more collaboratively.
Public Health England is developing its digital strategy. EHI news editor Rebecca Todd spoke to its chief executive about the potential for technology to reach people in “meaningful and relevant ways.”