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Sunday 19 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, 30 May 2014
Practices will have to manually enter their achievements for the dementia enhanced services before 16 June in order to revalidate the claims
Fri, 16 May 2014
Choose and Book will be replaced by e-Referrals later this year, NHS England has confirmed
Thu, 15 May 2014
Practices need to take precautions to protect the physical security of their electronic patient records and non-clinical information systems
Thu, 15 May 2014
Using Formula One technology to help weight loss initiatives, one practice demonstrates how technology can play a crucial role in addressing the relationship between calorie intake and energy expenditure
Thu, 8 May 2014
The deadline for rolling out the scheme has been scrapped, officials have revealed
Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Between 100 and 500 general practices will be involved in trialing the programme before it rolls out nationally
Thu, 17 Apr 2014
Telemonitoring practice patients is not a “proven” way of reducing hospital admissions, the British Medical Association has claimed