Dr Neil Paul wonders if GP practices could learn from the modern support tools used by companies; and suggests that online chat could well have a role.
Paul Hodgkin reflects on the medical changes brought about by his great, great, great uncle Thomas, and those that are being brought about by people working with new technology today.
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust has suspended two contracts worth £6.5m that it holds with Cerner for support of its Millennium electronic patient record system.
NHS England is looking to develop a framework agreement for commissioning support services.
Expenditure on GP IT varies enormously nationwide from between just 50p per head of population in Wiltshire to nearly £10 in Liverpool.