NHS IT systems are not fit for purpose, say staff

A Guardian Healthcare Network survey has found that six out of 10 healthcare professionals believe that NHS IT systems are not fit for purpose.

Report recognises Hertfordshire’s e-rostering system

East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust featured in a recent technology report which praised the trust's ownership of e-rostering.

More data needed for breast implant registry

NHS Digital have urged patients undergoing breast implant surgery to check that their details are recorded on the Breast and Cosmetic Implant Registry.

500,000 NHS staff relying on messenger apps at work

More than one in 50 NHS personnel are facing disciplinary action for using unauthorised instant messaging apps.

Hospital celebrates first robot-guided knee surgery

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has carried out its first robotic-assisted total knee replacement operation.