An FoI request to 80 NHS trusts found that 56% did not have training programmes in place to ensure staff were using video conferencing systems correctly.
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The Royal College of Physicians found a low uptake in digital solutions in outpatient appointments, despite 70% of GPs agreeing video should be used.
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LIVI will use the Series C funding to further develop its digital healthcare platform, expand into new European markets and hire fresh talent.
Immedicare’s telemedicine platform provides care home residents with 24-hour access to clinicians based at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust in Yorkshire.
From 19 September, customers will be able to drop into select Boots stores and get health advice from a GP via LIVI’s video consultation platform.
A video unit will be installed within the ante-natal care outpatient department to support people who need interpretation and translation support.
Patients in the north-east London borough will be able to book video consultations with a GP via the Patient Access application and eventually the NHS app.
The on-call Skype NHS team takes around 8,000 calls per year from wardens working in sheltered accommodation, care home staff and community teams.
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This month’s mobile app news includes mental health apps topping the list of most frequently used in Salford Royal’s own library.