Centre for Connected Health and Social Care
Established to promote improvements in patient care through the use of technology, and to fast track new products and innovation in the Health and Social Care system in Northern Ireland.
Dr Patty Kostkova
Principal Research Associate for ehealth at the Department of Computer Science, University College London (UCL) and holds a Research Scientist post at the ISI Foundation in Italy.
An NHS Scotland programme to develop the use of information and related technology to improve the quality of patient care. Includes newsletters, conference details, progress on developing a clinical portal, and contacts.
e-Health Nurses Network
An independent UK-wide initiative to network nurses interested in the use of information technology in health care; includes news, resources, information about regional groups and training, and contacts.
A collaboration between the University of Manchester and Salford NHS Trusts to produce clinical informatics tools to record and analyse health data; includes details of products, user advice, and contacts.
Patients Know Best
Offers a patient-controlled medical records system, integrated into the NHS secure network; describes the scheme and how to use it, with sections for patients, clinicians, and managers.