Piers Ford

By Piers Ford 07:24 am June 10, 2019
A centralised digital pathology system implemented by the Northern Cancer Alliance is set to speed up cancer diagnosis for patients at nine hospitals by giving clinicians a single view of records and slides, regardless of location.
By Piers Ford 09:01 am June 04, 2019
Closer dialogue between national and local bodies is essential if the national policy for NHS technology, digital and data is to achieve its priority of a digital NHS, according to a new report that explores the opportunities for digital transformation following the creation of NHSX.
By Piers Ford 03:06 am May 15, 2019
King’s College London and NVIDIA are collaborating on a new platform that will broaden the scope of AI in NHS hospital radiology services across the UK.
European Commission
By Piers Ford 04:32 am April 23, 2019
The eHealth Network’s drive to enable cross-border prescription and patient summary sharing has stepped up a level as Croatia joins Finland, Estonia, Luxembourg and Czechia in the first tranche of participants.
By Piers Ford 05:47 am April 15, 2019
Patients, clinicians and technology vendors must work together to drive the adoption of digital health at the heart of national models and systems, researchers say.

Credit: Sectra

By Piers Ford 05:20 am April 01, 2019
With some French hospitals now pondering a move to their next generation of PACS, vendors are stepping up their market ambitions.

Q Core Medical is opening a new hub in Marseille, France (pictured above)

By Piers Ford 10:31 am March 20, 2019
Israeli infusion system specialist Q Core Medical has opened a new European hub in Marseille, France, to capitalise on growing demand for its smart pumps in both hospital and ambulatory care settings.

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