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Hospital infection rates to be published weeklySubscription
Infection rates at English hospitals will be published online on a weekly basis, it has been announced.
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The charity Breast Cancer Care and the electronics company Philips have jointly launched a new breast-check app, designed to ensure being “breast aware” is part of a woman’s regular routine.
It may seem unusual for a nurse to be a chief clinical information officer, but Joanne Dickson demonstrates how a background in nursing can elevate any career, and deepen any area of study
Practice nurses and GPs treating diabetes patients who do not have their condition under control will be encouraged to give them “information prescriptions”, under an initiative launched today.
A new IT system is to be rolled out across Wales in an effort to improve the management of healthcare-associated infections.
‘Smart inhalers’ could revolutionise asthma careSubscription
New technology including so-called “smart inhalers” has the potential to revolutionise routine asthma care and reduce pressure on over-stretched NHS staff, according to a new report.
The NHS must be prepared for the entry into the UK healthcare system of smart inhalers, which have the potential to transform care for people with asthma, according to a charity report.
Funding worth £35 million aimed at developing new forms of digital technology could be of great benefit to the elderly, disabled and those living in rural areas, say researchers