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Electronic whiteboards at Trafford Healthcare NHS Trust

The team at Trafford Healthcare NHS Trust (now part of Central Manchester Foundation Trust) have developed electronic touch-screen whiteboards that provide clinical staff with instant access to vital information about their patients. The large electronic whiteboards have been in use … Read more → – Electronic whiteboards at Trafford Healthcare NHS Trust

Creating your own electronic health record with Patients Know Best

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Patients Know Best is a patient-controlled medical records system, and the first to be integrated into the NHS ‘N3’ network. Patients can use the system to create a personal electronic health record account and grant clinicians access to that account. … Read more → – Creating your own electronic health record with Patients Know Best

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Chronic kidney disease referrals go online in Bradford

The chronic kidney disease e-consultation service allows GPs to share a patient’s electronic health record with a renal specialist after first obtaining and recording the patient’s verbal consent. The specialist can review the electronic health record and decide whether a … Read more → – Chronic kidney disease referrals go online in Bradford

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Digital pens cuts admin for Portsmouth’s midwives

Portsmouth midwives now use low cost Blackberry digital pens to write up case notes, which has halved their paper work. The pen works just like normal on the paper record, which the mum-to-be keeps, but the pen also reads and … Read more → – Digital pens cuts admin for Portsmouth’s midwives

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