DH launches data returns consultation
The Department of Health has launched a consultation on the "fundamental review of data returns" that was promised in the 'Liberating the NHS' white paper.
Nurses urged to lead on informatics
NHS Connecting for Health's chief nurse is to launch a programme to develop leadership skills for nurses in informatics.
Computer tool to assess CCG readiness
The Department of Health is to develop a computerised self-assessment tool to help emerging clinical commissioning groups decide whether they are likely to be judged fit for purpose.
Katie Davis to speak at EHI Live 2011
The managing director of NHS Informatics, Katie Davis, has been confirmed as a keynote speaker at EHI Live 2011, where she will deliver the closing address.
Sleep apnoea service wins award
Trillian, a startup based at St John's Innovation Centre in Cambridge, has won a competition to find new ways to help people living with long term medical conditions.
Peterborough council takes ICS
Peterborough City Council has become the latest local authority to adopt Liquidlogic's Protocol integrated children's system.
NICE changes advice on blood pressure
Patients suspected of having hypertension should be asked to wear a monitor for 24 hours in order to check their blood pressure has not been raised by going to the doctor's.