Patient Empowerment

Tech advances seem to slowly be redefining every last bit of healthcare, but the most interesting possibility remains giving citizens the tools they need to be in control. From personal health records to remote patient monitoring, we will let you know what to you need to keep tabs on.

A conversation with Hal Wolf, the new President and CEO of HIMSS

BJ-HC catches up with Hal Wolf on his plans, as the digital health veteran starts his new role as President and Chief Executive Officer of HIMSS

Council fined £70,000 after failing to secure home care data portal

Global digital exemplars, NHS

Cerner backs Child Protection - Information Sharing scheme

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data breach

Cyber attack leads to unlawful access of administrative patient data

electronic health records

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust signs £30m deal to deploy the Allscripts Sunrise EPR

NHS, patient data

NHS employee fined for illegally accessing and disclosing patient information

electronic health records

McKesson deal to double the Allscripts EHR count in the US

patient care, eHealth

Programme announced for the high-level eHealth conference taking place in Estonia

patient care, HIV

CQC praises hospital’s ‘theraupetic’ use of digital inclusion IT suite

patient data

Scottish hospital starts trialling patient portal

NHS 24

NHS 24 to revamp NHS Inform website

Glitch sees phone reboot itself when dialling 999

Confed17: NHS Choices a ‘fabulous but disconnected resource’

mental health, apps

Digital ‘might be counter-intuitive’ for mental health

Tech UK, digital health

techUK calls for £1bn per year to further NHS digitisation efforts

Nick Hopkinson, CIO

'We should allow the patient to help drive change'

GP, eHealth

Barts Health’s e-clinic to go live in Waltham Forest

mobile app

Mobile apps launched to help UK patients

Patients with dementia

Intelligent healthcare tech design will benefit from patient input

apps, NHS

NHS rejects claims app will replace 111 helpline

good things foundation

Tinder Foundation renamed as Good Things Foundation

health and social care

Technology issues a challenge for the social care sector

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

kate granger, NHS

Kate Granger’s compassionate care mission to continue

NHS IT

Patients in England can now view their GP record online

patient care, NHS

Community patient care transformed by technology support

public health

New campaign launches today to help adults remain healthy

telecare

Lancashire ambulance service turns on telecare

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HIMSS UK@HIMSS_UK 30.08.2017
Dillan Yogendra@DillanYogendra1 30.08.2017
HIMSS Insights@HIMSSInsights 30.08.2017
OLS@UK_Life_Science 30.08.2017
Theo Blackwell@camdentheo 29.08.2017
Health2Dublin@Health2Dublin 29.08.2017
EXCLUSIVE: Corbridge - The next chapter | Health IT Central https://t.co/SJNPv22XUo
Emma Jackson@emmajackson45 29.08.2017
Thanks for sharing!
Emma Jackson@emmajackson45 29.08.2017
Morecambe Bay hospitals improve workflows with new enterprise-wide PACS | Health IT Central https://t.co/M6P2KM1mbI
David Wall@dtwall1 29.08.2017
Ransomware attack disrupts services at NHS Lanarkshire | Health IT Central https://t.co/4bDhVdAzPu
CQC Press Office@CQCpressoffice 29.08.2017
From the 'CQC finds Boots online pharmacy services ‘safe and effective’ https://t.co/T5f0Iipigs
CQC@CareQualityComm 29.08.2017
Emil Peters@310emil 29.08.2017
NHS Lanarkshire@NHSLanarkshire 29.08.2017
HIMSS UK@HIMSS_UK 29.08.2017
Follow (British Journal of Healthcare Computing) for the latest in UK health tech; soon a standalone platform
St George's CCIO@STGCCIO 28.08.2017
Cerner backs Child Protection - Information Sharing scheme | good to see paediatrics being taken seriously https://t.co/vxuOjflf8L
ICO@ICOnews 28.08.2017
Recap: employee fined for illegally accessing and disclosing patient information - https://t.co/a3e0Yffr2T
MorecambeBayNHSTrust@UHMBT 25.08.2017
NEW: Morecambe Bay hospitals improve workflows with new enterprise-wide - https://t.co/ZgVNEx33ni
Scottish Government@scotgov 25.08.2017
ICYMI: Scotland reinforces commitment to in new strategy https://t.co/FnecE6GJcB