Patients Know Best signs re-platform deal with the Renal Association -

Patients Know Best signs re-platform deal with the Renal Association

Patients Know Best signs re-platform deal with the Renal Association. Patients Know Best (PKB) has signed a deal which will see it re-platform the Renal Association’s PatientView system. The five-year agreement will see the Renal Association switching to PKB’s personal health records platform. It is hoped this switch will improve the existing security and functionality[…]

North Bristol NHS Trust fast-tracks digital tools roll out during Covid-19 -

North Bristol NHS Trust fast-tracks digital tools roll out during Covid-19

North Bristol NHS Trust fast-tracks digital tools roll out during Covid-19. North Bristol NHS Trust has fast-tracked the roll out of a series of digital tools to clinicians to help in their response to Covid-19.  More than 3,500 clinicians went live with System C’s CareFlow instant messaging and care co-ordination app, and soon after the[…]

Period of reflection post-Covid-19 is needed to learn about NHS innovation -

Period of reflection post-Covid-19 is needed to learn about NHS innovation

Period of reflection post-Covid-19 is needed to learn about NHS innovation. A period of reflection on what has been learnt about the nature of innovation in the NHS during the Covid-19 pandemic should take place ‘once the dust settles’, according to a report by The King’s Fund. The ‘Technology and innovation for long-term health conditions’ report,[…]

Connected Nottinghamshire launches digital ‘front door’ for local services -

Connected Nottinghamshire launches digital ‘front door’ for local services

Connected Nottinghamshire launches digital ‘front door’ for local services. Connected Nottinghamshire has partnered up with Patients Know Best (PKB) to connect their population to the information and services they need all in one place.  The digital transformation programme, set up by the Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Integrated Care System (ICS), is the first to integrate with[…]

Digital health predictions for 2020 from industry experts - The Mandatory Training Group UK -

Digital health predictions for 2020 from industry experts

Digital health predictions for 2020 from industry experts. More scrutiny, regulation, open standards: 16 specialists tell us what they expect to see in 2020. Over the past year, we’ve seen a number of initiatives that aim to accelerate the use of digital tools and services for healthcare announced in Europe and the Middle East. Most recently, the Mayo[…]

Digital tools prevent hundreds of sepsis deaths across three hospitals

Digital tools prevent hundreds of sepsis deaths across three hospitals

Digital tools prevent hundreds of sepsis deaths across three hospitals. Three hospitals have reduced sepsis deaths and increased screening for the deadly condition using digital “alert and action” solutions. Cambridge University Hospitals, Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust and Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital have each seen a reduction in mortality rates using algorithms to[…]

NHS Trust introduces information tool to protect FGM victims -

NHS Trust introduces information tool to protect FGM victims

NHS Trust introduces information tool to protect FGM victims. Milton Keynes University Hospital (MKUH) has become the first NHS Trust to introduce an information-sharing tool which aims to protect women at risk of suffering female genital mutilation (FGM). The Female Genital Mutilation-Information Sharing (FGM-IS) solution is a tool which allows relevant, authorised healthcare professionals and administrative staff[…]