NHS England to streamline research processes

NHS England takes steps to accelerate access to innovation

What to expect from the digital health world? Patents hold clues about Apple, Amazon, Google and Microsoft plans for healthcare

New report sheds light on the hundreds of patents filed by tech giants in relation to health IT.

It’s time for a ‘digital first’ system, Lord Darzi Review of Health and Care warns

Findings from the final report of the Lord Darzi Review of Health and Care indicate advanced technologies offer an opportunity to shift the model of care from 'diagnose and treat' to 'predict and prevent', outlining a series of recommendations to accelerate access to innovation...

Lord Darzi appointed as chair of the Accelerated Access Collaborative

Lord Darzi becomes the chair of a new joint government-industry group aiming to speed up patient access to innovation.

Union warns GP at Hand ‘will destabilise’ GP practices

Over 130 health professionals sign letter calling on the government to scrap the GP at Hand service.

Salford Royal partners with startup

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust is entering a new partnership with to set up a virtual renal clinic, part of the Global Digital Exemplar programme.

GP calls for modernisation of digital health tools assessment

BJ-HC speaks to Dr Murray Ellender, Co-Founder and Chief Executive of eConsult.

Royal Devon & Exeter to go live with Epic EPR in 2020

Four years after choosing Epic as its preferred Electronic Patient Record supplier, NHS Improvement approves a business case for Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust to start the deployment of the system.

Inside Apple's integration with Medisafe, the first test of the Apple Health Records API

Apple unveils Health Records API and announces integration, in the first instance, with medication tracking and adherence app Medisafe.

The importance of clinical engagement in healthcare’s digital age

Naila Siddiqui Kamal, MD, Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London, says embracing digital in the delivery of healthcare services will underpin system-wide improvements in an exclusive interview with HIMSS TV. launches next generation medical speech recognition to entire NHS Primary Health Care Network launches next generation medical speech recognition to the entire NHS Primary Health Care Network - ‘Dictate IT Live’ - with a two months no-cost, no-commitment free trial.