Building Better Healthcare


NICE plans to support device for diagnosing liver damage without surgery

Consultation document recommends use of Virtual Touch Quantification in adults and children with chronic hepatitis B or C who need assessment of liver fibrosis

Measurement and Analysis | Medical Devices

Brandon Medical celebrates being crowned winner at the Medilink Awards 2014

Company scoops innovation award for groundbreaking Quasar eLite operating theatre light

Design and Build

Comment: Does the NHS even need innovation?

Guy Bridgewater, managing director of Niche Health, asks whether innovation really matters to the NHS

R and D | Information Technology | Medical Devices

Partnership to drive forward big data revolution for diabetes management

Outcomes Based Healthcare and Big Data Partnership secure grant for £1m project to use big data to predict complications of diabetes

Therapeutic Sector | Information Technology

Shackletons design for dementia

Furniture supplier kits out Sunderland extra care facilty

Therapeutic Sector | Mental Health

Comment: An unstoppable force: Patients will drive the NHS to use their data

Wayne Parslow, UK general manager at MedeAnalytics, reveals how patients have a thirst to be engaged in their health and wellbeing, and how data is the secret to improving outcomes in the future

Information Technology

Prestigious awards recognise Northern Ireland Electronic Care Record for outstanding informatics

Orion Health-powered system delivers information for faster, safer, better care

Information Technology

Pillow talk!

Exploring how healthcare acquired infections can spread via pillows and bed linen and the innovative products on the market to reduce the threat to hospitals

Infection Control

Relative's comment sparks overhaul of Blackpool's Trinity Hospice

Behind the scenes of Building Better Healthcare Award-winning development

Design and Build | Therapeutic Sector

Case study: Supporting a new type of treatment and assessment service

How Greater Manchester NHS Clinical Assessment and Treatment Service is reducing hospital admissions through the use of an electronic patient record solution

Information Technology

Green light for Cambridge hospice development

South Cambridgeshire District Council gives planning permission for new hospice at Caius Farm, Shelford Bottom

Design and Build | Therapeutic Sector

Comment: Safe from Harm – New routes to secure healthcare data

Stephen Stanton-Downes of Mvine discusses data implications in the healthcare sector and looks at how this could be resolved with secure use of the cloud

Information Technology