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Saturday 18 November 2017


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Key topics include: IT systems, Choose and Book, Patient records, Data validation, Electronic Transfer of Prescriptions (ETP), Informatics
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Is your practice ready to respond to a cyberattack?

Tuesday 14th November 2017

One in 4 (23%) of healthcare IT professionals in the UK revealed that they do not think their organisation will be able to deal with cyberattacks, a new report by Infoblox has shown.

About 305 healthcare IT professionals in the UK and US (152 and 153 respectively in each region) took part in an online survey, which was conducted by the polling company Censuswide.

Fri, 17 Jan 2014
Practices do not fully understand the electronic prescription service, a survey has shown
Tue, 14 Jan 2014
Patient privacy campaigners are outraged by the launch of a media campaign promoting NHS England’s new scheme.
Wed, 8 Jan 2014
Hundreds of NHS Direct staff have been told that they face losing their jobs, it has been revealed
Mon, 6 Jan 2014
NHS England’s campaign to educate patients on how their data is used has started today
Mon, 9 Dec 2013
As of March next year the government will begin to extract practice data through the programme
Wed, 27 Nov 2013
Four times as many doctors have requested guidance on the use of social media sites between 2010 and 2012, a medical defence organisation has revealed
Tue, 26 Nov 2013
A ‘duty’ to use and update electronic patient records could be introduced for health professionals, the government has announced