Information technology articles


ROUNDTABLE: Care transparency in the digital age

ROUNDTABLE: Care transparency in the digital age

We spoke with care leaders representing providers, relatives and care management systems to ask them what the transfer from paper to electronic care recording means for future transparency and care quality.
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Care Intelligence from CareShield and MED e-care

Two of the sector’s leading service providers, CareShield and MED e-care, are working together to provide the data, systems and processes needed to help care providers deliver consistent quality outcomes across the continuum of care.
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EXCLUSIVE: Kuradocs offers ‘Liferaft’ to carers

Start-up company Kuradocs is rolling out a new online system to provide support for carers.

Medication administration webinar announced

Technology company Electronic Mar (emar) is hosting a webinar which aims to help care providers support and empower their staff in administering and reporting on Medication Administration Reporting (MAR) sheets.
Vic Rayner

NCF announces new partnership with iCareHealth

iCareHealth and the National Care Forum (NCF) are creating a new model of how care organisations and technology companies work together.
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Appello digital technology chosen for extra care development

Appello digital technology chosen for extra care development
Justine Griffin

Better training key to reducing staff turnover

Healthcare information provider Wolters Kluwer says online training and staff resources are key to reducing staff turnover.

Service users key to digital solutions

A new report outlines how health and social care providers must collaborate with users of services when designing apps, websites and other digital technologies.

Busy nursing home seizes digital opportunity

The reality at many UK care homes is that less time is spent on care, as an increased workload and paperwork take up time for real care work.

NAIDEX 2017: Atel rolls out vital health signs monitor

A new contactless sensor unveiled at the Naidex show at the Birmingham NEC allows remote monitoring of heart rates and respiration.