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Digital Maturity Assessments / Digital Maturity Index: Concepts and Guidance (NHS England / NIB / BBC News)

Summary The Digital Maturity Index is about measuring use of information technology (IT) to improve patient safety and outcomes, reduce bureaucracy and achieve greater efficiencies in the NHS. The Digital Maturity Assessment Programme involves assessing (i) effectiveness in the use … Continue reading

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New Hospitals Inspection Regime: PM Tackles Nursing Care Standards (BBC News)

Summary The “Time to Care” initiative is being rolled out across hospital trusts. This NHS-backed programme is intended to give hospitals advice and support on how to re-design their systems, thereby enabling staff to improve the care they provide to patients. All trusts are … Continue reading

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