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News in Brief - February 9
By Neil Merrett
HP awarded Scottish Government desktop client devices framework deal, Treasury-convened group backs open banking standards and a remove service function is added to G-Cloud for suppliers
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BCS wants 'reckless' data disclosure to be criminal offence
By David Bicknell
Chartered Institute for IT wants failure to appropriately protect access to data through good information security practice to be a crime under Investigatory Powers Bill
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NHS computer review launched amidst £4.2bn paperless push
By Neil Merrett
Professor Bob Wachter will report to government in June on findings as Jeremy Hunt today reaffirms investment aims looking at health apps and online service development
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HSCIC chair Kingsley Manning to stand down in May
By Neil Merrett
Recruitment underway to appoint new chairperson to help lead national technology schemes; no change in organisation's existing remit is expected as a result
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Carter struck by trusts’ “immaturity” in using technology for procurement
Findings of report conducted for Health Department backs support for uniform approaches to procurement and collaborative work backed by data metrics
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NHS 24 works to tackle system training "weaknesses"
New training plans being finalised to support relaunch of new technology system for Scottish telehealth services that was launched and then withdrawn last year
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EMIS Health claims first mover advantage in open standards for interoperability move
By David Bicknell
Company to roll out update to its EMIS Web clinical system allowing it to interoperate with third party suppliers that conform to a published set of open APIs
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Islington picks BT to link up its health and social care systems
By David Bicknell
Five year, £7.4m contract to build, operate and manage interoperability service will underpin development of single integrated digital care record for 206,000 Islington residents
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New legislation will allow PCCs to take control of fire services
By Neil Merrett
Government will allow elected police commissioners to submit business case to take over local fire service remit for review if parties fail to reach agreement
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NHS England unveils 'test beds' partnership plan
By Neil Merrett
Joint initiative between health bodies and private sector will focus around the use of sensor and telehealth technologies to support more efficient care and self management strategies
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NHS patient data standards review expected in February
By Neil Merrett
Review of security standards that are expected to impact programmes like care.data could be published by next month; NIB appoints new interim chair
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Withdrawn NHS 24 system could relaunch by early summer
By Neil Merrett
Organisation says detailed examination underway of new operational system as users call for clear commitments to address training and functionality fears
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NHS England begins chief technology officer hunt
By Neil Merrett
Efforts to appoint leader for technology and data initiatives for health and social care in England follows departure of Tim Kelsey from organisation
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News in brief for January 5
By Neil Merrett
Wales to expand broadband initiatives; Outgoing information commissioner to speak before Investigatory Powers committee; Health department publishes SMS appointment reminder findings
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DH and Atos face PAC criticism over GP extraction service
By David Bicknell
Department condemned for its lack of governance of GPES with Atos accused of taking advantage of a weak client
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