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New board to drive implementation of Scotland’s digital health and care strategy

Scotland's new digital health and care strategy sets out a series of commitments to improve the use of information and technology across the...

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust overhauls EPR system

BJ-HC speaks to James Rawlinson, The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust Director of Health Informatics

BLOG: How happy employees make healthier patients

Glintt's Célia Ribeiro argues employee wellbeing has to be part of healthcare organisations' strategy to improve patient experience...

National roll out of ‘e-traffic light’ system to help reduce hospital waiting times

Initial findings show the Capacity Alert system can help the NHS e-Referral Service run more efficiently

NHS IT delays are slowing down the ‘roll out of genomics in the UK’, committee warns

The Science and Technology Committee warns that delays in the digitisation of the NHS are compromising the development of a Genomic Medicine Service

Baroness Jowell becomes first patient to donate data to new global cancer databank

Researchers will be able to access for free anonymised data to help develop better treatments for rare cancers

Digital leaders lined up to make HIMSS UK e-Health Week the unmissable tech event of 2018

Leaders from across the UK and international health tech space will come together at this year’s UK e-Health Week

Cambridge and West Suffolk connect EPR systems in UK first-of-its-kind partnership

Global Digital Exemplars create a link between their Electronic Patient Record systems in a first-of-its-kind initiative in the UK

MPs criticise delays in strengthening NHS cyber defence capabilities

MP and Public Accounts Committee Chair Meg Hillier says delays in strengthening cyber resilience across health and care after WannaCry are ‘alarming’

BMA backs health committee’s calls to suspend NHS Digital/Home Office data sharing deal

The British Medical Association is questioning NHS Digital’s ‘ability to act as a trusted custodian for the data it holds’

NHS Digital partners with Open Data Institute Leeds

Through the new partnership, NHS Digital wants to ensure it is ‘leveraging and innovating with open data’

NHS Digital criticised for sharing data with Home Office after ongoing concerns

The Health and Social Care Committee says NHS officials have paid ‘little regard (…) to the underlying ethical implications’ of the data sharing deal

NHS data could be of ‘immense value’ to AI research, says Lords committee

House of Lords Select Committee on AI looks at the ethical, social and economic ramifications of AI adoption

Data and ethics, driving factors for sensible AI adoption in the NHS

HIMSS UK Executive Leadership Summit panel looks at the implications of AI adoption in the NHS

Report reveals discrepancies in GDPR expenditure at GDE sites

A new report from the Parliament Street think-tank reveals 46 NHS trusts are spending more than £1m to ensure they are meeting GDPR requirements

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100,000 Genomes Project reaches halfway point

More than 50,000 whole genomes have now been sequenced

Wales starts taking part in 100,000 Genomes Project

The agreement is linked to the launch of the first Genomic Medicine Centre in Wales

A fifth of UK health and social work jobs will potentially be automated by mid 2030s, PwC analysis suggests

PwC releases new analysis on the impact of job automation based on OECD data from 29 countries

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