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Leed’ing the way as Britain’s healthcare innovators

Leeds has been recognised as leaders in health innovation and has claimed fifth place overall UK Smart Cities Index. Commissioned by Huawei UK and conducted by Navigant Consulting, the Index is based on evaluations of 20 cities and their strategies, key projects and overall readiness in using digital technology to…

Leeds council develops Person Held Record for locals

Leeds residents will soon be able to better manage their health online following the development of an open platform-based Person Held Record. The £1.8 million Leeds PHR programme will kick off next year, developed in 12-month blocks, as part of an initial three-year pilot led by Leeds City Council in…

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How Leeds hospitals are ‘leading the way’ in latest technology

From ultrasound scanners to mechanical surgery tools, doctors have long been using technology to shape care for patients in hospitals. But leaps in digital tech are now paving the way for innovations in bedside care, in a breakthrough that will see nurses equipped with new electronic tools to transform their…

Leeds Care Record is now a fully Integrated Digital Care Record

Leeds Care Record is now an integrated digital care record with Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust now contributing relevant information from their patient’s health records. It is a web based solution which enables care professionals to view real time health and care information across care providers using different clinical systems.…

Leeds Care Record adds community, mental health and adult social care

Leeds Care Record now has five major care settings viewing and contributing information across the region. Mental health, adult social care and community have joined hospitals and GPs since January in both seeing a view only summary and contributing their data. All 106 GP practices are now signed up in…

Five things for public sector digital in 2017

What’s going to be on the agenda for digital leaders in the public services over the new year? Editor fixes his gaze on the future It’s an awkward time to be sizing up the coming year for the public sector digital agenda. A lot could be determined by the new…

Adult Social Care information: feedback

I’ve found the Adult Social Care so helpful in the role I do. It saves me hours of chasing up if people have referrals, who their social worker is, if they have one allocated and where are they based etc. Clinical Care Coordinator, GP Surgery I did an emergency placement for…

Leeds Care Record shares Adult Social Care information to improve seamless care

Leeds Care Record shares Adult Social Care information to improve seamless care Leeds Care Record has moved another step closer to a fully integrated digital care record for the City.  Certain aspects of an adult’s social care information will be shared to help improve the quality of care provided in Leeds. …

Pilot – Stancliffe Pharmacy in Bramhope

On Wednesday 16 and Thursday 17 March, Stancliffe Pharmacy in Bramhope will be running a two day pilot for Leeds Care Record. Leeds Care Record is a confidential computer record containing key information from your GP, hospital, mental health and community health records. If you visit the pharmacy on the…

The Leeds Care Record launches to Neighbourhood Teams

The Leeds Care Record is now rolled out to neighbourhood teams across Leeds to help improve the joined up care system across the city.   Leeds Care Record is a web based solution which enables care professionals to view real time health and care information across care providers and between…