Alder Hey trials 'bring your own device'
Alder Hey Children's and Liverpool Women's NHS Foundation Trusts are trialling a series of tablet computers in a 'bring your own device to work' scheme.
£213m IT plan for Guy's and St Thomas'
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust plans to invest £213m in IT over the next five years, including the procurement of an electronic patient record system, clinical portals and mobile devices for staff.
Northern Devon collects CIDS on tablets
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust has given Samsung Galaxy 7 tablets to 800 of its staff so they can use purpose-built apps to collect key information while visiting patients.
Spire and Carestream put PACS on tablets
Spire Healthcare has implemented Carestream Health's Vue Motion viewer so clinicians can view patient images on iPads and Android devices.
Primary care faces 'app explosion'
A primary care IT specialist has predicted an "explosion" of cloud based and app technology in the sector over coming years.
Inhaler training by video game
Cambridge Consultants has created an asthma inhaler training device that provides real-time, visual feedback to the user via an interactive video game.