Building Better Healthcare


Investment in primary care estate 'vital' to future of NHS

Experts warn health service is reaching saturation point and call for increased investment in primary and community care facilities

Design and Build | Finance

Radically-smaller cardiac monitor wins coveted industry accolade

Medtronic's Reveal LINQ Insertable Cardiac Monitor wins Institution of Engineering and Technology Innovation Award

Medical Devices

Comment: Is paper adding risk to the NHS?

In this article, Alister Esam, managing director of BoardPacks, reveals why the NHS's reliance on paper-based documentation could be scuppering plans for a more-effective and more-efficient health service

Information Technology

Gloucestershire partnership provides greater independence for dementia sufferers

Skyguard and Gloucestershire Telecare join forces to deliver MySOS personal safety devices to dementia and Alzheimer's patients

Therapeutic Sector | Finance | Mental Health | Telehealth

Arts programme unveiled at Macmillan cancer centre

Patients and staff provide inspiration for wide-reaching arts programme at Sir Robert Ogden Macmillan Centre

Design and Build | Therapeutic Sector

Track and trace: The answer to efficiencies on the NHS frontline?

Following the publication of the NHS Five Year Forward View and the Personalised Health and Care Strategy 2020, industry experts reveal the importance of tracking and tracing medical supplies and clinical care


First non-foundation trust signs strategic estates partnership

Isle of Wight NHS Trust signs ground-breaking strategic estates partnership agreement with Ryhurst to deliver wide-ranging estates strategy

Design and Build | Finance

Top tips for implementing an in-hospital mobile communications strategy

Spectralink urges hospitals to use mobile devices to enable healthcare staff to focus on care rather than administrative tasks

Information Technology

Work starts on Danbury Medical Centre

£3.2m primary care facility to provide a range of services under one roof

Design and Build

Are 'health ports' the answer to NHS estates crisis?

Ian Gillespie of Vanguard Healthcare Solutions considers the impact of growing waiting lists and an ageing population on the NHS infrastructure and explores the concept of customisable ‘health ports’ as a solution

Design and Build

Final phase of healthcare village begins

Woodgate Park provides 25 independent living bungalows for older people

Design and Build

Using innovative technology to build a healthy business

In this article, Dean Payne, managing director of Optimum Healthcare Solutions Group explains how he set up his business and how the healthcare market can benefit from increased use of innovative technologies

Information Technology