At the beginning of this year, Jeremy Hunt, secretary of state for health, set out his vision of a paperless NHS by 2018. No-one doubts the scale of the challenge, and equally everyone is aware of the huge benefits it could bring. What is still being hotly debated is the how.
What will it take to achieve a paperless NHS will be one of the topics that delegates at the NHS Confederation annual conference and exhibition 2013 will be discussing. Taking place between 5-7 June 2013 in Liverpool and supported by BT, the conference is one of the largest healthcare events in the calendar. With the reformed health system now in operation, healthcare leaders from across the country and all sectors of the new NHS will be coming together to share their experiences. [Read more...]