Patient Care

15th January 2020

AI can detect low-glucose levels via ECG without fingerpick test

Tracking sugar in the blood is crucial for both healthy individuals and diabetic patients. Current methods to measure glucose requires needles and repeated fingerpicks over the […]
8th January 2020

Uptake for pro-active healthcare screening at all-time low

Peter Blencowe, managing director at Bluecrest Health Screening, one of the UK’s leading providers of health screening tests, had this to share: Following an official NHS review […]
2nd January 2020

Another team transforming community care

Our latest team working under the principles of Buurtzorg is now under way in Charing, near Ashford. The team is the second to begin working within […]
5th December 2019

Are cancer survival rates hampered by diagnostic failings?

New study shows that one in four cancer patients suffer delays in diagnosis Leading cancer diagnostic tech – ANCON Medical – offers commentary on the vital […]
21st November 2019

The award-winning solution to keeping casts and dressings dry

Keeping a plaster cast or wound dressing dry can be a problem – especially if a holiday in the sun has been booked and all dreams […]
21st November 2019

New campaign highlighting the vital need for more MS specialist nurses

Today (21 November) the MS Trust launches its #fairMScare campaign, aimed at raising awareness about the desperate shortage of MS nurses in the UK. Latest figures […]
17th November 2019

Entertainment system brings welcome distraction to children’s ward

Children who are unable to leave their hospital bed during treatment can now play their favourite console games, thanks to the creation of a brand new […]
15th October 2019

Direct transfer for patient care

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust and the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) have collaborated to provide a new service. Ambulances will now take patients […]
8th October 2019

Thousands of Parkinson’s inpatients in worse health because of poor medication management

Nearly two thirds of people with Parkinson’s didn’t consistently get their medication on time in hospital which can lead to life-changing consequences. Parkinson’s UK is calling […]