Primary Care News

Primary Care News

Practices to benefit from cloud based telecoms

Thousands of GP surgeries across the UK can now improve practice efficiency and gain more time to care for their patients through an agreement that will see the Surgery Connect telephone solution available directly through the EMIS GP clinical system. Surgery Connect, from X-on, is a cloud-based telephone solution that […]

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GP runs morning surgery on ‘patient power’

A GP in Greater Manchester harnessed the skills of his digital-savvy patients when a power cut brought his morning surgery to a standstill. Dr Amir Hannan, of Haughton Thornley Medical Centres in Greater Manchester, was able to continue consultations by viewing his patients’ medical records on their own smartphone devices, […]

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iPLATO partners with Health Navigator

iPLATO Healthcare has announced a new partnership with Health Navigator, a leading health coaching service. The partnership will help iPLATO’s 15 million NHS patients across 1,650 GP practices in the UK access support and improve the management of their long-term health conditions. The Proactive Health Coaching (PHC) programme provides patients […]

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Optimisation saves GPs 40 minutes per day

HERE a Primary Care not-for-profit social enterprise has announced its workflow optimisation programme with Docman is saving GPs up to 40 minutes per day. Workflow optimisation is an innovative approach to how GP practices manage and process incoming clinical correspondence. GPs make significant time savings back by reducing their workload by […]