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Technology leaders discuss how to help make the NHS digital

Leading technology experts gathered for a round table discussion at Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013 last week to discuss how the NHS can use technology more … Read more → – Technology leaders discuss how to help make the NHS digital

Some highlights from Innovation Expo

This year Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013, which was held in London on 13 and 14 March, saw the Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt, … Read more → – Some highlights from Innovation Expo

Health apps library launches

The NHS Commissioning Board launched the first iteration of its new health apps library at  Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013 this week. The Health Apps Library, which … Read more → – Health apps library launches

New technology to improve children’s mental health services

Norman Lamb, Care and Support Minister, announced £2 million today for new handheld computers to boost children’s mental health services. Children and young people will … Read more → – New technology to improve children’s mental health services

Centre of Healthcare Excellence launched at Innovation Expo

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt launched London’s new centre of healthcare innovation excellence at Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013 yesterday. Established by US healthcare firm Johnson & Johnson, the … Read more → – Centre of Healthcare Excellence launched at Innovation Expo

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Digital Britain still spurns digital public services | UKAuthority.com

Despite successive governments' efforts to put public services online, usage still lags behind online shopping Read more »Digital Britain still spurns digital public services | UKAuthority.com

It's crept up on us | The King's Fund

Roy Lilley on growing use of digital in everyday transactions and probable inevitability people will expect the NHS to offer same convenience. Read more »It's crept up on us | The King's Fund

NHS wants more people using internet to manage health | Digital by default news

The NHSCB will help 100,000 more people to use the internet so they can take advantage of services like NHS Choices+ordering repeat prescriptions … Read more »NHS wants more people using internet to manage health | Digital by default news

NHS launches health app library | PharmaTimes

The NHS Commissioning Board has launched a library of NHS-reviewed health apps to help people manage their health. Read more »NHS launches health app library | PharmaTimes

NHS doctor's top 10 tips to meet the Digital Challenge | UKAuthority

Since Jeremy Hunt's recent challenge to the NHS to 'go paperless' by 2018, doctors+hospitals will need IT tools to coordinate care electronically Read more »NHS doctor's top 10 tips to meet the Digital Challenge | UKAuthority

Tablets in Healthcare | EHealth Insider

Technology vendor Dell performed an analysis for hypothetical hospital that purchases and deploys 250 tablets and maintains them over 3 years. Read more »Tablets in Healthcare | EHealth Insider

Children's hospital first NHS live feedback app | UKAuthority.com

Birmingham children's hospital has become 1st in NHS to release smartphone app allowing patients to submit feedback and get response while still in … Read more »Children's hospital first NHS live feedback app | UKAuthority.com