Improving patient care: Electronic Health Records, tablets & the NHS

One focus of the ongoing UK health reforms is improving access to the best healthcare for more people.

Technology is a cost-effective and increasingly potent means to connect local clinics with medical centres in large cities and their specialists.

Given the importance of digitising healthcare, there is a need to ensure clinicians, doctors and nurses are kept up to date with technology that can follow them from the hospital room to their office and even to the A&E.

One of…

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