More on the Uses of New Technologies in Health and Care (CQC / HTN)

Summary

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has created a collection of case studies which explore innovative uses of new technologies in the provision, monitoring and quality improvement of various health and care services.​

“We are determined that regulation does not stand in the way of digital developments. Yet using technology and innovation must never come at the expense of high-quality, person-centered care”.​

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Driving improvement through technology. [Online]: Care Quality Commission (CQC), July 16th 2019.

See further:

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Gerhold, M. (2019). Technology in care: we shine light on the importance of innovation in new resource. [Online]: Care Quality Commission (CQC), July 16th 2019.

Health Information Technology Support in the COVID-19 Crisis

A trade review covers the role of health technology companies in supporting the NHS organisations, patients and staff in coping with the COVID-19 / Coranovirus crisis:

Part 1:

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Feature: How tech is supporting the COVID-19 crisis. [Online]: HTN: Health Tech Newspaper, March 24th 2020.

Part 2:

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Feature Part Two: How tech is supporting the COVID-19 crisis. [Online]: HTN: Health Tech Newspaper, March 26th 2020.

AccuRx and NYE:

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Cellan-Jones, R. (2020). Coronavirus: The tech minnows changing the NHS. London: BBC Technology News / BBC Health News, April 21st 2020.

Online Consultations: Frameworks, Funding and Technologies

Online video tools are available for GP practices to offer online consultations, funded via the emergency Dynamic Procurement System (DPS) framework and the GP IT Futures framework.

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30 online consultation tools now centrally funded. [Online]: HTN: Health Tech Newspaper, March 27th 2020.

COVID-19 App Library

The Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Apps (ORCHA), which has evaluated health apps since 2015, has created an app library to support the COVID-19 pandemic.

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ORCHA launches COVID-19 app library. [Online]: HTN: Health Tech Newspaper, April 8th 2020.

Free Broadband and Phone Data Upgrades for Some NHS Staff

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Priority broadband for clinicians working from home and free data for NHS staff. [Online]: HTN: Health Tech Newspaper, April 11th 2020.

Contact Tracing

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Hancock confirms contact tracing app. [Online]: HTN: Health Tech Newspaper, April 12th 2020.

Earlier, in China:

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Health app in China to control citizen movements after relaxing lockdown measures. [Online]: HTN: Health Tech Newspaper, April 9th 2020.

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