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iPLATO and myGP™ supports flu immunisation programme

For the first time ever, GP surgeries can use innovative appointment booking technology to launch their winter flu immunisation programme to increase patient uptake resulting in greater cost-efficiencies and revenue streams for individual practices. Developed by London-based health-tech specialist iPLATO, the newly enhanced myGP app is being launched to coincide […]

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Tech benefits 40,000 children across West Cheshire

Health visitors and GPs are making significant time savings and better co-ordinating care of 40,000 children across West Cheshire with joined-up technology. Paul Blade, Performance & Redesign, Clinical System Support Manager, Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, said: “The implementation of EMIS Web Child Health has made a real […]

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NHS e-Referral Service saves £10million in first year

The NHS e-Referral Service has saved the NHS £10million in its first year with the service built in collaboration with software specialists BJSS. The system is now being developed with new features following feedback from GPs, hospital trusts and patients. The features include API development and alerts and messaging to improve system integration for a seamless […]

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10 additional CCGs enabled to use my mygp

Since the official launch of the new smartphone app, myGP, just over eight weeks ago, an additional ten CCGs representing over 2 million patients and 300 GP practices, have enabled, myGP, the free patient facing platform to help speed up access to care, 24/7, by allowing patients to securely book […]

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Docman and EMIS Health deliver best practice interoperability to support a paperless NHS across Blackpool

At the recent Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Health Informatics Strategy and Open Day, Docman and EMIS Health presented how the systems are providing “Information at the Point of Care” across the region. Docman and EMIS Health presented a best practice example of the transfer of care process which […]