Digital Health’s monthly roundup of contracts and go lives

Our subsequent roundup of contracts and go lives on the earth of Digital Health options information from Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and a quantity of offers for Cerner.

Guy’s and St Thomas’ selects Nuance

The most up-to-date go-live has been this week when it was introduced Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust had chosen Nuance to ship speech recognition expertise.

The AI laptop software program firm’s Dragon Medical One software program can be built-in with the belief’s Epic digital well being document. This will permit greater than 10,000 clinicians to compile medical documentation and navigate affected person information utilizing their voice as a substitute of typing.

Electronic well being document to be developed at East Lancashire

April has additionally seen East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust sealing a cope with Cerner to implement an digital well being document.

The Cerner Millennium platform will exchange paper-based information and different digital processes and will create a single supply of medical data.

It will present clinicians with immediate and safe entry to a affected person’s historical past and therapies and, as consequence, will assist them make higher and knowledgeable selections based mostly on particular affected person wants.

Two London trusts enroll with Cerner

It has been a busy month for Cerner because it additionally reported London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust and The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have signed an settlement to implement an built-in digital well being document.

The settlement will see the 2 organisations be a part of the Cerner Millennium EHR platform which is already in use at neighbouring Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

It marks the primary time 4 English trusts have been introduced collectively on one platform and varieties half of the North West London Integrated Care System (ICS).

CCGs awards IT assist contract

April additionally noticed a gaggle of Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) throughout Hampshire and the Isle of Wight choosing Healthcare Computing, in partnership with NHS Arden & Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit (Arden & GEM) to supply GP IT assist providers.

Due to go reside in July 2021, the contract covers the availability of assist to 228 GP websites with providers together with: IT assist and service desk, IT gear and asset administration, software program and license administration, NHS Mail administration and assist, IT infrastructure, server administration, medical techniques, cyber safety, data governance in addition to administration of the Health and Social Care Network (together with Wi-Fi).

NHS Digital agrees deal to digitise Covid testing

The begin of the month started with NHS Digital penning a cope with Scandit which can see the digitisation of the Covid-testing course of.

The deal means NHS organisations could have entry to Scandit’s expertise to assist Covid-related providers similar to test-tracking, PPE monitoring and affected person care till 30 November 2021.

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