Ten suppliers on £300m framework
Ten suppliers are on a new framework worth up to £300m to supply clinical information systems to 30 community and mental health trusts in London and the South.
Cambridgeshire live with RiO
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust went live with its electronic patient record system RiO over the weekend.
Leicestershire takes RiO
Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust has awarded a contract to CSE Healthcare for its electronic patient record system, RiO.
South Staffs implements BYOD
South Staffordshire and Shropshire NHS Foundation Trust has implemented a ‘bring your own device strategy’ as part of an initiative to improve its mobile working capability.
RiO trusts tender gets 33 responses
Thirty-three organisations have responded to a collaborative tender for clinical information systems that is being run by 30 community and mental health trusts in London and the South.
Microtest and CSE work on info sharing
The Evolution GP system will interface with RiO and Oceano in a new project to deliver general practice data directly into community and acute hospital systems.
East of England trust picks RiO
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust has bought CSE Healthcare Systems’ electronic patient record system, RiO, at a cost of just over £1.8m.
London and South RiO trusts go to tender
Thirty community and mental health trusts in London and the South have released a collaborative tender worth up to £300m to prepare for the end of their national RiO contracts in 2015.
Whittington buys Medway and scraps RiO
Whittington Health has purchased an electronic patient record system from System C, a McKesson company using £5m in capital funding awarded by the Department of Health.
Joe’s view: of a four year journey
Joe McDonald reflects on four years as a national clinical director for the National Programme for IT in the NHS, and ponders why it never delivered a national grid for health information.