Trust’s RiO plan saves time and cash
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust saved £600,000 and completed its RiO deployment three months early, after taking a unique decision not to migrate any data from its legacy system.
RiO upgrade scheduled for March
BT has upgraded 15,000 users of RiO in London and the South to Release 1- and Release 1.1 will start rolling out next month.
EHI Primary Care reporter Rebecca Todd visited Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust to see how it is using RiO as a clinical tool.
London MH trusts collaborate on RiO
Mental health trusts in London have agreed to work together to develop and share the cost of procuring a new version of CSE Healthcare’s RiO care records system.
Royal Cornwall takes plunge with Oceano
Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust has awarded CSE Healthcare a three year contract to deliver an emergency department information system.
Connelly outlines NHS info ‘revolution’
The NHS’ director general of informatics, Christine Connelly, has outlined an information revolution to match the root and branch reform of the health service promised by the Conservative-Liberal Democrat government.
RiO to get FDB’s drug knowledge database
BT has awarded a contract to First DataBank so it can use its Multilex Drug Data File as part of RiO, the electronic patient record that is being rolled out across London and the South under the National Programme for IT in the NHS.
Bacon seeks NAO inquiry into BT deal
PAC member Richard Bacon has called on the National Audit Office to carry out an investigation into the £546m contract awarded to BT last year under the National Programme for IT in the NHS.
Hope revives for ASCC in South
The NHS chief executive leading the Southern Programme for IT has said that plans for new Additional Supply Capability and Capacity (ASCC) procurements remain on track.
London completes move to RiO 5.4
All 36 of the community and mental health trusts in London that opted to take the RiO electronic patient record have been upgraded to the latest version by local service provider BT.