Patient Care

19th February 2019

Femeda wins prestigious award

Partnership with Academia Award Winner: Femeda Ltd Femeda has committed to the first real world clinical trial for a consumer medical device globally to be run […]
13th February 2019

WWL’s Teen Zone takes shape

Plans for a Teen Zone at Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust’s Rainbow Ward are starting to take shape. Artist impressions of the Teen Zone […]
13th February 2019

Body composition is a much-needed wake-up call in the fight against diabetes

With over 5000 patients using its service each year, West Hampshire Community Diabetes Service, part of Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust, is at the forefront of […]
7th February 2019

Square Health ‘delighted’ by CQC inspection results

Following a recent inspection, The Care Quality Commission has found that the services delivered by Square Health, the specialist health technology solutions provider, are safe, effective, […]
30th January 2019

The NHS Long Term Plan: cracking the da Vinci code?

Professor Michael Thick, the chief medical officer and chief clinical information officer at IMS MAXIMS, finds a lot to welcome in the NHS’ latest ten-year plan; […]
28th January 2019

NHS tech – why ‘Skype’ is not the answer

As the Government’s 10-year plan for the NHS reveals it aims to make digital consultations the norm, Dan Worman CEO of Refero, urges the healthcare sector […]
17th January 2019

The future of patient engagement in Europe

Vendors need to resolve security and interoperability issues to attract interest from patients and physicians alike, finds Frost & Sullivan Patient engagement in Europe is a […]
20th December 2018

I want to do in-depth audits BUT….

Let’s from the outset say that we know in-depth detailed audits of all areas of clinical practice and healthcare services are essential. It is with audit […]
13th December 2018

Lower-priced spacer chambers could compromise young asthma patients’ treatment

When spacer chambers were introduced in the 1980s, they were a game changer in asthma treatment, overcoming the challenges faced by users with poor inhaler technique. […]