In March, the government set out a new strategy to protect the NHS from cyber attacks. HB looks at what it involves

NHS Digital has now officially merged with NHS England; HB takes a look at what the NHS’s IT hub does

£250m for NHS technology, but where are the staff to deliver it?

There is clearly an opportunity for technology to produce tangible productivity gains for the NHS but reservations remain, writes Romy Hughes

Why PIFU could be set to radically transform outpatient care

Tom Whicher argues that PIFU gives trusts the ability to tailor the messaging, length of service, number of booking requests and provision of additional monitoring requirements

How should the NHS prioritise future technology investments?

Sascha Giese identifies the technologies that the NHS should be focusing on, given the £2.1 billion budget announced in the Autumn budget

Why it’s time to change the focus on digital

A step change in the way we approach digital implementation and transformation is needed if it is to protect our health service from irretrievable decline

Making health tech adoption a little easier

Lorna Green describes how health innovation is increasingly becoming integral to resolving the long-term challenges faced by the NHS

Radical change in health and care

Given the pace of change in the technology sector, Dr Philip Scott discusses how technology is radically changing the way the NHS provides services

HB Panel of Experts: Technology

What steps are now needed to expand the use of digital in the NHS post-pandemic? Our latest Panel of Experts share their thoughts

 the end of decade

Liz Ashall-Payne predicts to what extent health apps will be part of the healthcare system and part of our daily lives by the end of decade

Four principles of successful system-level transformation in healthcare

There are four key principles healthcare leaders should follow to embrace system level transformation, write PA Consulting

What does the future hold for healthcare?

As automation impacts society, Sascha Giese examines what the future holds for healthcare

Delivering on techUK’s Ten Point Plan

Henry Rex looks at techUK's Ten Point Plan for Healthtech and why digital technology should be at the forefront of improving outcomes for patients

Why 2020 was the year of digital health

In this article, Tom Russell, Programme Manager for Health and Social Care at techUK, explains why 2020 was the year of digital health... or was it?

Panel of Experts: Communications Technology

How important are seamless communications technologies in ensuring that the operational systems of a hospital run smoothly and safely?


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