Record sharing platform credited for saving patient’s life in Nottinghamshire -

Record sharing platform credited for saving patient’s life in Nottinghamshire

Record sharing platform credited for saving patient’s life in Nottinghamshire. A medical interoperability gateway (MIG) used by clinicians in Northamptonshire has been credited for saving one overdose patient’s life and reducing hospital admissions by one, per clinician per month. The Connected Nottinghamshire (CN) programme run by Nottinghamshire CCG has been using a MIG supplied by[…]

Patients will use health wearables to reduce trips to the doctor-

Patients will use health wearables to reduce trips to the doctor

Patients will use health wearables to reduce trips to the doctor. Patients said they would use a wearable health monitoring device if it meant it could reduce the number of times they had to physically visit a doctor or hospital. (DragonImages/Getty) Turns out, patients might be more willing to wear an Apple Watch, or some[…]