Our newest roundup of contracts and go lives consists of actions in two Welsh well being boards and Somerset taking the primary steps to section out pagers and paper.
Frimley seems to be to Hyland for medical doc digitisation
The start of the month noticed Frimley Well being NHS Basis Belief selected Hyland’s OnBase to digitise and handle its medical paperwork.
The OnBase platform consolidates current paperwork saved in disparate areas into one repository. It’s hoped this can optimise workflow and efficiency throughout the belief.
The platform will ship content material to clinicians and workers by integrating with the belief’s £108m Epic digital affected person report, as a result of go stay in March 2022.
Betsi Cadwaladr College strikes five-year take care of Civica
June additionally noticed Betsi Cadwaladr College Well being Board strike a five-year take care of Civica to assist the board’s affected person report transition programme.
The deal will see the well being board utilizing Civica’s Cito software program to ship a single and cohesive view of affected person data throughout the board’s websites, referred to as the digital well being report (DHR) undertaking.
The DHR will use digital types to collect info instantly from clinicians, sufferers and well being care professionals, alongside drawing info from different key native and nationwide methods along with scanned info to considerably scale back the reliance on paper.
The purpose of this method is to create a single digital affected person case word that may be shared safely and simply with different well being care professionals in Wales and past.
Aneurin Bevan College Well being Board goes stay with CareFlow e-obs
It was an enormous month for an additional Welsh well being board, this time spherical its Aneurin Bevan College Well being Board the place seven hospital websites went stay with System C’s CareFlow e-observation system.
Because of this essential medical info was obtainable to medical doctors and nurses with out the have to be bed-side and so decreasing the necessity for repeated PPE adjustments.
Changing the normal pen and paper charts stored on the finish of hospital beds, workers are actually utilizing iPad Minis and iPads to trace this info.
Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes CCG awards analytics contract
This month has additionally seen Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes CCG has awarded a enterprise intelligence and analytics contract to NHS Arden and Larger East Midlands Commissioning Assist Group (Arden & GEM).
The contract consists of creating major care and commissioning dashboards that can allow reporting, benchmarking and Covid restoration, in addition to monitoring medical security and repair high quality. It can run from June 2021 for 2 years with an possibility to increase for 12 months.
Somerset seems to be to ban paper and pagers
Most lately, we have now reported on how Somerset NHS Basis Belief has gone stay with a digital job administration answer from Infinity Well being in a bid to section out paper and pagers.
The International Digital Exemplar (GDE) has rolled out the answer at Musgrove Park Hospital’s out of hours staff, overlaying grownup medical and surgical in-patient wards.
Ward workers can telephone requests by way of to a coordinator who can log the request on to Infinity’s digital to-do listing. The out of hours staff is then in a position to log in and see what duties have been allotted to them and the placement.