The NHS AI iceberg: below the surface
A new education focus around AI for healthcare professionals and patients could be the way forward when it comes to the future of health.
Oxleas takes Docman for workflow, GPs
Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust has signed a three-year contract for PCTI’s Docman solution to share information with GPs and establish an electronic workflow system.
West Suffolk uses Ardentia for workflow
West Suffolk Hospital NHS Trust has deployed Ardentia’s Activity Flow Analytics to get better visibility of patient referral patterns from local practices, improve business reporting and help to maximise its income. AFA is a fully-hosted service that provides data from any referrer and provider, showing where patients were referred from, and the hospital or clinic that […]
TPP pilots better scanning and workflow
TPP has announced that it is piloting new scanning and workflow functionality, which will be rolled out to all its users over the next three months. The healthcare IT supplier said its SystmOne software already includes scanning functionality, but the new development will add optical character recognition and a complete workflow. The company said it […]
PCTI launches iWorkflow engine
Document management specialist PCTI has launched a clinical document workflow engine which it claims will save significant time for GPs and practice staff. PCTI said iWorkflow redefines the way its document management solution, Docman, delivers documents around GP practices, freeing up time for healthcare professionals and administrative staff. The company said iWorkflow incorporates ‘intelligent routing’ […]
Bolton and Siemens sign radiology deal
Royal Bolton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has announced that it has signed a multi-million pound managed equipment service agreement with Siemens Healthcare. The 15-year contract will see the trust receive the latest radiology equipment alongside maintenance of its existing systems and user training. Under the deal, five digital radiography x-ray rooms, three mobile x-ray systems, a […]
St George’s suffers Cerner teething pain
St George’s Healthcare NHS Trust is facing teething problems with its installation of a Cerner Millennium hospital information system.
PCTI unveils 5,000th Docman practice
PCTI has announced that the Church Stretton Medical Practice in Shropshire has become the 5,000th customer for its Docman workflow and collaboration product. The practice is part of a Shropshire County Primary Care Trust and NHS Telford and Wrekin project to provide GP practices with PCTI’s Docman, Intellisense and Electronic Document Transfer. Practice manager Julia […]
My verdict on EMIS Web
Our GP columnist Dr Neil Paul takes a look at EMIS’s new system and reports back on his first impressions
Royal Marsden signs for Carestream RIS
The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust has signed a multi-year deal with Carestream Health to provide a radiology information system across two of its sites. The company will install the latest version of its Carestream RIS at Chelsea in London and Sutton in Surrey. The trust is looking for a fully integrated system that is […]