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NHS Digital director to outline data plans

An AI avatar could help make NHS Digital data more accessible in the future, Professor Daniel Ray will tell the HIMSS UK Executive Leadership Summit today.

Changing Health and Ascensia team up to offer game-changing diabetes support

Changing Health, the service transforming digital education and support for people with Type 2 diabetes, has partnered with Ascensia Diabetes Care to combine cutting edge behavioural change programmes and a state-of-the-art diabetes management solution.

Partnership spells new approach to digital health tech

The Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) has today announced a partnership in the UK with The Social Kinetic, designed to transform access to information technology and digital learning within the UK health sector.

The King’s Fund to hold event on sharing health and care records in Leeds

The King’s Fund is set to hold an event on sharing health and care records in Leeds on 13 December 2017.

HIMSS UK announces members of first ever Advisory Board

The Advisory Board will include, among others, Richard Corbridge, currently transitioning out of his tenure as Health Service Executive CIO in Ireland to become the CIO of Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and NHS Digital Chief Nurse Anne Cooper, a digitally-empowered patient with diabetes.

Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust achieves HIMSS Analytics EMRAM Stage 6

London hospital becomes the fourth organisation in England to reach Stage 6 of the internationally recognised HIMSS Analytics EMR Adoption Model (EMRAM).

Analysing historic data to make selection and training processes more cost effective

Scott Baker, Product Manager at Hicom, one of the UK’s most established healthcare software companies, outlines how a focus on data quality and analytics can help drive efficiencies and cost savings in the recruitment, selection and training of UK health care professionals (HCPs).

HIMSS Europe launches Future50

HIMSS Europe has launched Future50, a new initiative designed to bring together the top 50 leaders in healthcare IT across UK and Europe, supported by IBM Watson Health, that aims to further the field's transformation...

Finances and staff shortages are top concerns for the NHS

Exclusive survey reveals increasing worries about the ability of the NHS to cope.

IBM Watson Health set to headline sponsor UK e-Health Week 2018

The cognitive computing division signs up to several key HIMSS initiatives to strengthen its engagement with the NHS health IT community.

NHS ‘will be hit by more cyber attacks’

Cybersecurity is a top concern for healthcare management professionals an exclusive survey reveals, and the threats are expected to increase

Gateshead Health NHS FT deploys Imprivata solution

PACS, imaging

UK PACS win for Carestream announced

hospital IT, leadership

Alt-Report lays down TEC leadership challenge and calls for CCIOs/CIOs to take on the role of ‘Hacker In Chief’

Microsoft, analytics, NHS

NHS trust using predictive technology to improve patient care

InterSystems, patient safety

'An EPR is the single most important step in improving care'

NHS, ehealth Ireland

UK, Ireland and Northern Ireland CIOs set to open second Executive Leadership Summit in Dublin

Keith McNeil, CCIO,

NHS leadership lined up to speak at UK e-Health Week 2017

digital health, mHealth

2017 Health ICT trends

Lexmark, patient care

'When I go to my GP, I don't see any paper!'

'A challenge and an opportunity in the asthma app market?'

ELS, Dublin

National Health CIOs from UK and Ireland set to open first Executive Leadership Summit in Dublin

HIMSS Analytics

HIMSS launches international buddy programme to support NHS Digital Exemplars

jane dwelly, UK e-Health Week

NHS England’s Head of Health and Care Innovation joins HIMSS UK

patient safety

ELMS2 becomes first CECOPS approved solution for community equipment services



Ben Gowland@BenXGowland 22.03.2018
"AI can also encourage the transformation of the wider healthcare system, helping it to move from one that focuses…
BJHC News@BJHC_news 22.03.2018
BJHC News@BJHC_news 22.03.2018
“Integration is not just about merging services, it’s about understanding what different cohorts of people within a…
BJHC News@BJHC_news 22.03.2018
We’re at the Executive Leadership Summit today, waiting to hear from
Pgh Life Sciences@PghLifeSciences 21.03.2018
"Interfaces need to be designed to meet user needs." Excellent point! Don't overlook the human element in your des…
CommonTime@CommonTime 21.03.2018
2017 saw a 211% increase in healthcare security incidents, according to the latest Threats Report. (vi…
Dillan Yogendra@DillanYogendra1 21.03.2018
Completely agree that the hype should not cloud judgement & end us…
HIMSS UK@HIMSS_UK 21.03.2018
A very pertinent blog post from , one of our brilliant panel members at the debate tomorrow at…
BJHC News@BJHC_news 21.03.2018
NEW BLOG: How is transforming the nature of delivery? 's looks at the app…
Sarah Amani@S_Amani 21.03.2018
Data and insight: The NHS doesn't have time to lose via
BJHC News@BJHC_news 20.03.2018
: Connected health devices pose increasing threats, experts warn
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Susan Venables@Susan_Venables 20.03.2018
Good news for innovation as announces that it will invest £300 million from its Industrial Str…
BJHC News@BJHC_news 20.03.2018
NEW: extends access to datasets for researchers
Dillan Yogendra@DillanYogendra1 19.03.2018
NEW: A hotbed of health IT : Keele University via
BJHC News@BJHC_news 19.03.2018
Healthcare sees two-fold increase in reported security incidents in 2017, experts say…
Susan Venables@Susan_Venables 18.03.2018
Around half of staff are using commercial instant messaging apps for work, according to a report for mobile te…