Funding to digitise care to NHS information flow

NHS Digital has opened bidding for new funding to enable better sharing of social care and clinical information and data.

Over half of acute trusts using e-Referral Service

Over half of acute hospital trusts have switched off paper referrals and are now processing GP referrals for outpatient appointments digitally.

NHS and government must improve communication of reforms

The government and the NHS must improve how they communicate reforms to the public, says committee in report on integrated care.

First joint ICT director for Buckinghamshire

Balvinder Heran has appointed Buckinghamshire's first ICT director with responsibility across an NHS trust, CCG and county council.

Primary care in England needs further innovation

A new report has argued that new models of general practice could be imperative in realising the potential of wider NHS changes in England.