Jan 2013

Some thoughts on clinical IT systems & Electronic Medical Records

Recently a team from West Suffolk NHS Foundation NHS Trust spent (a tiring) 48 hours in Boston and Connecticut to look at a potential IT system. Our team included our finance director, IT director, an orthopaedic surgeon and myself as medical director and consultant surgeon.
We visited
MediTech and one of its customers, the William Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut.

Like most UK hospitals we have an ageing PAS system that isn’t fit for modern medicine,
© 2013 Dermot O'Riordan
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