Consultation launched on private data and NHS activity

A consultation has been launched as part of the next phase of a programme to align private healthcare data with NHS recorded activity.

Local digital adult social care projects awarded £4.5m

A total of 16 organisations that provide and commission adult social care services are to receive a share of £4.5 million.

Manchester to trial early years technology

Parents and health professionals in Greater Manchester will be the first in the UK to use innovative technology.

Distrust biggest barrier for patients using the internet

New research has found that a lack of skills and a distrust of health information online are two of the biggest barriers for patients to use the in

UK’s cyber security sector worth £8.3 billion

A new report has revealed that the number of active cyber security firms in the UK has increased 44 per cent from 2017.

Streamlined social care for Edinburgh City Council

Edinburgh City Council has streamlined social care with the implementation of prepaid cards to supply funds for adult and children’s social care

Automation and the rebirth of local government services

Oliver Cook looks at the way government is adopting robotics and automation, as well as the opportunities the technology will provide

Why smart cities require WAN data acceleration

David Trossell explores why smart cities require WAN data acceleration and how it can prevent smart cities from being held back by latency

London’s tech - the rise of the smart borough

London is one of the most digitally advanced cities in the world. But whilst the private sector booms, what about London’s public services?

User-driven processes for digital integration

Building the perfect healthcare data-sharing platform means helping clinicians to build the perfect system for patients. Saduf Ali-Drakesmith explains why