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Paperless NHS: Jeremy Hunt leads discussion

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt led a panel discussion earlier this week on achieving his ambition for a paperless NHS by 2018. He pledged that one … Read more → – Paperless NHS: Jeremy Hunt leads discussion

Jeremy Hunt challenges NHS to go paperless

The NHS should go paperless by 2018 to save billions, improve services and help meet the challenges of an ageing population, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt … Read more → – Jeremy Hunt challenges NHS to go paperless

Study highlights positive impact of technology

The potential benefits to staff and patients of greater use of information and digital technology in the NHS and social care are shown in a … Read more → – Study highlights positive impact of technology

Mobile health worker project reveals benefits

The benefits of mobile technology for health staff and patients are outlined today in the final report of the mobile health worker project, a study … Read more → – Mobile health worker project reveals benefits

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Pioneering NHS trust goes paperless | The Guardian

St Helens and Knowsley's initiative could become a model as the government pushes to put patient records online Read more »Pioneering NHS trust goes paperless | The Guardian

Jeremy Hunt's IT aspiration for England | GPonline.com

Health secretary Jeremy Hunt's vision of a paperless NHS by 2018 is 'far from reality', and safeguards must be in place before patients are allowed … Read more »Jeremy Hunt's IT aspiration for England | GPonline.com

Hunt wants paperless NHS by 2018 | ComputerWeekly.com

All patients should have compatible digital records so their health information can follow them around the health and social care system by 2018, he … Read more »Hunt wants paperless NHS by 2018 | ComputerWeekly.com

Hunt wants paperless NHS in five years | EHealth Insider

Health secretary Jeremy Hunt is to set out a tight timetable for making all records and communications in the NHS paperless in a speech later today. Read more »Hunt wants paperless NHS in five years | EHealth Insider

'Paperless NHS' plan to put patients' medical details online | The Guardian

Patients will be able to see their medical details online under plans for a "paperless NHS" in which digital records will be shared at the touch of a … Read more »'Paperless NHS' plan to put patients' medical details online | The Guardian

Going paperless 'would save NHS billions | BBC News

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt wants the NHS to be paperless by 2018 - a move a report says could help save the health service billions of pounds a … Read more »Going paperless 'would save NHS billions | BBC News