​​​​​​​​​​​Nuffield Trust reports on “Digital requirements for new primary care models”

April 2016 VitruCare is discussed as one of the promising digital models for transforming care. The report summarises: “Primary care is changing. New approaches to care delivery and organisational design are emerging in response to demographic changes, more complex patients and a range of policy and financial pressures. Technology is playing a central role inContinue reading “​​​​​​​​​​​Nuffield Trust reports on “Digital requirements for new primary care models””

DHS is one of eight companies to receive funding in NHS England’s SBRI Healthcare programme

October 21, 2013 The funding provided by NHS England under the SBRI Healthcare and directed by Eastern AHSN programme gives Dynamic Health Systems and the charity, Sue Ryder, the opportunity to research the care management needs of people in palliative care and how these needs could be addressed through digital services for both patients and carers. Having alreadyContinue reading “DHS is one of eight companies to receive funding in NHS England’s SBRI Healthcare programme”

NHS England selects VitruCare as a case study for Individual Participation

September 25, 2013 NHS England launched the guidance document “Transforming Participation in Health and Care” for commissioners. The guide is intended to help “clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and other commissioners of health and care services to involve patients and carers in decisions relating to care and treatment.”  The sophisticated document, that includes many videos and links,Continue reading “NHS England selects VitruCare as a case study for Individual Participation”

DHS at the Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013

March 13/14, 2013 The NHS Commissioning Board chose the 2013 Expo to sponsor and launch a new NHS Apps Library: “NHS Commissioning Board launches library of NHS-reviewed phone apps to help keep people healthy” “The first iteration of the library, and the 10 new apps, were launched at the NHS Innovation Expo conference on 13Continue reading “DHS at the Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013”

The work of DHS presented by the UK Department of Health as an example of the future of the NHS

Jeremy Hunt challenges NHS to go paperless by 2018 January 16, 2013 Better use of IT could save more than £4billion and reduce hassle for patients and staff The NHS should go paperless by 2018 to save billions, improve services and help meet the challenges of an ageing population, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt will sayContinue reading “The work of DHS presented by the UK Department of Health as an example of the future of the NHS”