The new framework to be implemented by NHS LPP covers end-to-end information management and technology, including IT managed service, aimed at public sector bodies.
According to NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens, over 400,000 patients are set to benefit in 2019 from new tests, procedures and treatments as part of the NHS Long Term Plan.
British telecom operator Vodafone with the backing of the UK Department for International Trade has bagged a £100m contract to help Egypt develop a new health insurance IT system in the lines of the NHS.
By alerting the associated social workers, earlier interventions can be triggered and appropriate action can be taken to stop or reduce harm happening to children in the future.
NHS Trusts way behind in meeting the government’s target of making NHS paperless by 2020, finds new data.
The migration of the NHS IT services to VMware Cloud is expected to help accelerate digitally-enabled care and also improve operational efficiencies.
NHS Digital said that the new digital health hubs will open across North West London, the Wirral, Stafford, Blackburn and Middlesbrough.
Red Hat said that the open hybrid cloud technologies being used by PHE are expected to bring in on-demand high-performance computing.
The framework will provide local NHS organisations a more cost-effective approach to utilising data analytics and processing software Splunk Enterprise.
The portal saves time as the social care staff will not be required to make phone calls to check availability of beds in local care homes.