Rewired Blog

Following the Advanced cyber attack in August 2022, Phil Huggins has revealed to a Digital Health Rewired audience that in its current state the NHS supply chain’s “state of security is 15 to 20 years behind other sectors”. The national chief information security officer for health and care at NHS England was speaking alongside a
Medication administration incidents have significantly reduced following the go live of an electronic patient record (EPR) at the largest trust in the UK, its leaders have said. Speaking at Rewired 2023, Sarah McGovern, chief transformation officer at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, said workflows supported by the new EPR have avoided 36 critical medication administration
Enthusiasm for digital change must be focused on outcomes and the things that matter to patients, urged national leaders from Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, in this morning’s keynote session on the Digital Transformation Stage at Rewired 2023. A “must have shiny things” approach to digital transformation in healthcare is a huge problem, suggested Rhidian
Hera has been crowned the winner in the start-up category of Digital Health Rewired Pitchfest 2023. Hera is a digital-first maternity and child health platform, launching in postnatal care. The company edged out close runners-up XWave Technologies. Despite narrowly missing out, it was revealed that one judge would like to invest in XWave Technologies. The start-up
NHS England’s new digital maturity assessment (DMA) questionnaire can support valuable discussions about local priorities, one of those involved in the pilot has said. According to Amy Freeman, chief digital information officer at University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust, completing the self-assessment “enabled us to have a really important conversation about whether we agree
NHS England’s Federated Data Platform (FDP) procurement risks setting back data sharing in the NHS by fanning privacy fears over approach and potential choice of supplier, if the £480m contract were to be awarded to incumbent Palantir.  This was the central argument put forward at a special debate on FDP that closed Digital Health’s Rewired
Health Call, which has been at this year’s Rewired event this year, is a unique NHS-owned digital health company. It was set up to share digital health expertise and resources to drive down the costs of health and care provision – while also improving outcomes for the population. At the event Health Call announced that
Careology launched in 2019 to build the world’s leading digital cancer care platform. Tomorrow, Founder & CEO Paul Landau takes to the Rewired stage, to talk about the impact digital transformation can have in the cancer care space. Bringing digital transformation to cancer care is extremely complex, which is why Careology has spent the last
NHS Kettering and Northampton were looking for a trust-wide solution away from spreadsheets and to have consistency between projects and departments. That is where Asana and their partner in deployment, us at Generation Digital, came in.  The rollout began, as it always does, with a discovery call where we uncovered detailed pain points of their
Ahead of Digital Health Rewired 2023, Digital Health strategist and CCIO Advisory Panel member Dr Lia Ali discusses how bringing user-centricity into health innovation could bring us closer to better health for all in a quick, safe and efficient manner. In my first year of medical practice in an acute hospital I was involved in