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Over the last 20 years we have developed extensive knowledge in our specialist areas, we feel it's important to share that knowledge and best practice along with updates on our business. You'll find all this and more here with regular news and articles to help you navigate some of the complexities of digital transformation.

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How CCGs and federations can ease the strain of winter pressures

30th October 2017

With around 90% of NHS patients interacting with primary care services, the winter strain is often felt the hardest by you and your member practices. Read our tips on how to:-

  • easily keep practices and patients informed with cost-effective digital strategies
  • cope during staff shortages by connecting care across practices

Supporting your patients’ health needs through the season change

11th October 2017

Guidance for GPs supporting patients through the season change

  • Manage an increase in patient requirements
  • Engage with your patients in and out of the practice

Business continuity - dealing with disaster through mobile working

2nd October 2017

We've focused on three key areas of business continuity to see how mobile working can support you in various scenarios.

  • Places, people and processes - how does mobile working fit into the three pillar of business continuity
  • What mobile systems are available in general practice to manage and prevent patient downtime

Mobile working - enabling efficiencies at point of care

20th September 2017

Mobile working is modernising mobile care. Find out more how mobile technology can help to to bring about efficient working practices in your organisation. We take a look at:-

  • Saving time on clinical tasks and improving outcomes, enabling more time with patients.
  • Accessing and editing EHRs on the go and improving the patient experience.

Provide a more comfortable and accurate patient experience with the BPro Watch

14th September 2017

The BPro watch has been developed and designed to provide many benefits for you and your patients.

  • Provides an alternative to the traditional 24-hour blood pressure monitoring
  • Integrates with EMIS Web for accurate reporting



Technology and sustainable change for Scottish healthcare

10th July 2017

NHS Scotland are working towards bringing about a more integrated, effective and efficient care system.

  • Providing healthcare workers with the right information when it’s needed
  • Supporting patients to become active partners in their own health and wellbeing


Making managed services work for you – supporting your IT plans and projects

4th May 2017

Infrastructure that runs effectively and is properly supported can help organisations provide the best patient care possible.

  • Take steps to reduce the likelihood of potentially disastrous disruptions.
  • Bridging skills and technology gaps within the organisation

Dealing with DNAs – useful tips for recovering lost time

12th April 2017

Annually, it is estimated that 10 million GP appointments are missed. As a consequence leading to 69,444 hours wasted.

  • How accessing online cancellation services can reduce hours lost.
  • How offering alternative consultations to suit patients busy schedules lowers DNAs

Top tips for providing a great patient experience in general practice

22nd March 2017

Practical tips and guidance for GPs, supporting the delivery of better patient care.

  • How access to online services can improve patient experiences.
  • Why small changes can have a big impact on the delivery of care.

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