Matt Hancock: Email must replace paper in the NHS

The NHS must stop relying on pen and paper and should use modern, secure forms of communication instead, says Health Minister

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Courtney Thorne is growing

The experts in nurse call systems has expanded with a new office in Stockport and welcomes new team members

Quartz partners with Aid Call to deliver new build hospital

The project required Quartz to design, install and test all of the mechanical and electrical services within the ...

Personal stories inspire fundraising for local hospital

Over £2,000 has been raised by Courtney Thorne for the Bournemouth Hospital Charity to help them to fund a new ...

Case study: Using telephone technology to support GP mergers and improve the patient experience

Improving access to GP services was a priority for the Hicks Group as it looked to cloud-based telephony to provide a ...

Paging is very much in the present

Following recent reports criticising the use of ‘outdated’ pagers by medical professionals; Derek Banner, chairman of ...

Ageing pagers costing NHS hospitals millions, report reveals

NHS trusts spend £6.6m a year on ‘blunt instruments’ for communications when smartphones could save millions and ...

IP nurse call, trunking and service columns installed at Queen Elizabeth Hospital inShare

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham dubbed the UK’s first super hospital, the £545 million Queen Elizabeth Hospital in ...

Cash award for technology to keep older people safe

Rinicare to further develop alert system to prevent older patients falling from their beds

Cheshire’s first at-scale telehealth programme aims to improve patient self management

Royal Philips, Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and NHS West Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group ...

Case study: Wireless flexibility aids gradual nurse call upgrade

John Polhill of Courtney-Thorne discusses the installation of the company’s C-T 08 wireless nurse call system at Great ...

Case study: Reliable nurse call technology drives efficiency

University Health Care System of Georgia deploys Austco Nurse Call System and integrated events notification software

Calls for consistent lone worker protection after survey highlights gaps in NHS provision

NHS Protect survey reveals wide variance in provision of protective technology among trusts