By Sam Collins 12:00 am February 03, 2009
Doctors are still struggling with the computer system intended to allow patients to book hospital appointments on the spot, BMA research suggests.
By Sam Collins 12:00 am January 27, 2009
The UK's Committee of Public Accounts has published a report which, on the basis of evidence from the Department of Health and Fujitsu, examined the progress being made in delivering the National Programme for IT, including the termination of Fujitsu's contract as the Local Service Provider for the South.
By Sam Collins 12:00 am January 26, 2009
MEDRAD has signed a research agreement with the University of Zurich in Switzerland to study dynamic PET imaging with the MEDRAD Intego PET Infusion System. The researchers will utilize MEDRAD's latest technology to more precisely control the radioactive dose delivered during PET imaging procedures.
By Sam Collins 12:00 am January 22, 2009
A new partnership will enable UK healthcare professionals to have access to clinical noting, patient management, drug data and electronic prescribing from a single application.
By Sam Collins 12:00 am January 21, 2009
Patients who received treatment at the UK's Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust are sharing their stories online in a new video library launched on the Trust website.
By Sam Collins 12:00 am January 15, 2009
The European telemetry equipment market is in a developmental stage and is dominated by a few large players.
By Sam Collins 12:00 am January 14, 2009
Crucial breakthroughs in the treatment of many common diseases such as diabetes and Parkinson's could be achieved by harnessing a powerful scientific approach called systems biology, according to leading scientists from across Europe.
By Sam Collins 12:00 am January 13, 2009
Tawam Hospital, the Middle East's leading medical institution in affiliation with Johns Hopkins Medicine International, and Dutch-based Royal Philips Electronics have gone live with the hospital's new iSite Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS).
By Sam Collins 12:00 am January 09, 2009
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has implemented the BigHand digital dictation workflow system, incorporating more than 1000 users spanning five hospitals on two campuses in one of the largest rollouts of digital dictation technology in the NHS.
By Sam Collins 12:00 am January 08, 2009
Hospitals in England should consider allowing more liberal use of mobile phones, following new guidance issued by the UK's Department of Health.
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