Speakers raise doubts about FDP Palantir bid in Rewired Big Debate
NHS England’s Federated Data Platform tender could set back data sharing in the NHS by raising privacy fears over approach and potential choice of supplier.
Real value of digital maturity assessment lies in “starting conversations”
NHS England’s new digital maturity assessment questionnaire can support valuable discussions about local priorities, someone involved in the pilot has said.
Resist ‘shiny things’ and ensure digital transformation delivers real benefits
Enthusiasm for digital change must be focused on outcomes and things that matter to patients, urged Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland national leaders.
Largest EPR implementation programme in UK already reporting benefits
Medication administration incidents have significantly reduced following the go live of an EPR at the largest trust in the UK, its leaders have said.
NHS’ supply chain security 15-20 years behind other sectors says Huggins
Following the 2022 Advanced cyber attack, Phil Huggins has revealed that the NHS supply chain’s “state of security is 15 to 20 years behind other sectors”.
NHS shouldn’t use tech risks fear to avoid embracing innovation – Ferris
The health service needs to ensure that fear of the risks of technological innovation don’t slow the pace of change, Dr Tim Ferris told a Rewired audience.
UK has unique opportunity to share data and improve population’s health
Innovative data sharing between the NHS and high street pharmacy could deliver a leap forward in disease prevention and management of long-term conditions.
AI regulatory framework and workforce training key priorities says Cushnan
A clearer regulatory framework and better health workforce training will help speed use of AI in the health system, the Rewired 2023 audience were told.
Streamlining patient pathway should be integration goal says TPP CEO
Policymakers should be spending more time improving patient pathways rather than focusing on convergence, TPP CEO Frank Hester said.
Norfolk and Waveney ‘stepped up’ during pandemic says Patricia Hewitt
Rt Hon Patricia Hewitt, NHS Norfolk and Waveney Integrated Care Board chair, believes Norfolk and Waveney “stepped up” during the Covid-19 pandemic.