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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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 ...

Comment: Digital telephony meets the needs of general practice

Paul Bensley of X-on looks at how GPs can meet the NHS Long Term Plan's aim of ‘digital first’ primary care services

COPD patients in Greater Manchester get the Aardman treatment in new animation

Patients get chance to be in COPD film developed by famous animators

Comment: Three ways the NHS can save money through pro-active communication

Ashish Koul, president of Acqueon, explores three ways in which the NHS could save money through pro-active ...

How laparoscopic surgery was introduced to Tanzania

Colin Dobbyne travelled to Tanzania with Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust to design and install a bespoke ...

UK Healthtech company, Medopad, wins Pfizer Healthcare Hub challenge

Win will support firm in mission to offer personalised care to patients with complex conditions by transforming the way ...

Banishing medication errors in secondary care

New report released to promote best practice standards of care for the management of medication across secondary care

Demand for mental health apps increases five-fold

New research reveals demand for mental health apps is up by 566% while demand for GP and online prescriptions has ...

Speech recognition 40% faster than legacy methods in hospital emergency departments

Study of the impact of speech recognition within the emergency department of South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust ...

Ending legacy procurement practices will pave the way for more-efficient healthcare

Matt O’Donovan, chief executive and founder of WiFi SPARK, looks at how changing procurement processes in the NHS can ...

Comment: The benefits of server-based communications

Gemma Maroney of Solution IP, explains how server-based communications can enhance services across multi-site ...

Breast cancer app receives Lottery funding

Breast Cancer Care App provides support and advice following treatment

Better management of the patient journey 'the cure' for long hospital waiting times

Qmatic report says deployment of resources and appointment attendance can be improved through use of modern technology