Tiara9, a specialist appointment and managemetn system for therapy, has successfully completed the e-Referrals / Choose and Book certification process, after running without incident at its 'first of type' site, Frimley Park Hospital. This means that any organisation seeking any qualified provider contracts can now use it to enable GPs to book its services directly. Tiara9 has been developed by Ethitec, and is used by occupational therapy, physiotherapy, diabetes, speech and language teams at Frimley Park.
Software Europe, a provider of business improvement cloud services, has announced that the 150th NHS customer for its cloud-based staff expenses service, Expenses Health, is Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. The company says that over the 12 months to September 2014, it processed £88m of staff expense claims, and is now supporting 770,000 staff.30 October 2014