Circle and Alert pull plug on Bath
Circle Health and Alert have agreed to terminate a contract to deploy the first anglicised version of Alert’s electronic patient record software at the flagship CircleBath Hospital.
Oxford goes live with Cerner Millennium
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust has gone live with Cerner Millennium and is preparing for further roll-outs this weekend.
Dr Foster runs POA campaign
Dr Foster Intelligence is to launch a campaign for ‘present on admission’ flags to give a clearer picture of the care patients receive before and after hospital admission.
EHI PC survey identifies CCG IT plans
Clinical commissioning groups have identified tools to compare GP practice data and to share data with secondary care as priorities for IT investment.
BMA attacks commissioning support plans
The British Medical Association has attacked Department of Health’s plans for providing support to clinical commissioning groups for opening the door to the private sector.
Nuffield issues predictive risk guide
The Nuffield Trust has issued a guide to choosing a predictive risk model for commissioners wondering where to turn after the government stopped funding for the two models developed for the English NHS.
Derby latest McKesson trust to tender
Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has gone out to tender for a full, end-to-end refresh of its IT systems, starting with replacement of its patient administration system.
Spire dreams of SAP Patient Management
Private healthcare provider Spire is preparing for a ‘big bang’ replacement of its legacy patient administration system with SAP‘s Patient Management.