GP outcomes data to be published
Comparative clinical outcome data by GP practice and prescribing data by GP practice are to be published by December this year.
Info drives choice in white paper
The government has given a new emphasis to a Cabinet Office body set up to drive the digitisation of public services in its public services white paper.
Hunt predicts Bill changes in Lords
Former health minister Lord Hunt has warned that the Health and Social Care Bill could still face further changes in the Lords.
Lincolnshire rolls out digital pens
United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust has successfully piloted a fully integrated digital pen system.
Framework for medics in e-health
A competency framework for practising clinicians involved in e-health has been launched by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges.
Telehealth not just about money
A report on telehealth activity in the UK says focussing on perceived economic benefits alone will not be enough to encourage wide-spread implementation of telehealth services.
Registration open for EHI Live 2011
Registration is now open for the EHI Live 2011 conference and exhibition at the NEC in Birmingham in November.
Study finds texts help smokers quit
A London-based study has found smoking cessation text messaging services double smokers' likelihood of quitting.