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2011-05-25 14:17:16

Data briefing: What's happening to NHS spending across the UK? In Wales, the NHS is set for a real budget cut of nearly 11% over four years, while England escapes the deepest cuts across the four nations, according to John Appleby, Chief Economist at the King's Fund on bmj.com today. In much of the discussion and debate about health care spending and reform, the "N" in NHS seems often to stand for England, writes Appleby. Yet around 10 million people in the UK do not live in England or use...

2011-05-20 00:00:28

The solution provided by SRC binds together digital dictation, speech recognition and provides users with access to patient data, consolidated from the hospital's existing medical systems. The Trust is targeting savings of 10,000 hours per year with the new solution, which will be deployed to more than 2,500 users. This is the largest contract of its type in Europe. London (PRWEB) May 18, 2011 The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, which is one of the largest teaching hospitals in Europe,...

2011-05-18 17:59:00

BURTON, England, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - New Report Identifies Home-based Care Pathway that Would Improve Patient and Carer Experience and Reduce the Cost of Caring for Dementia Patients by up to 25% Dementia experts call for a new approach to supporting dementia patients and their carers, after identifying gaps in current health and social care provision. The findings are highlighted in a new report, written by a panel of some of England's leading experts in dementia care,...

2011-05-17 00:00:28

Noble's Hospital has today announced the successful implementation of BigHand's digital dictation solution for the UK Healthcare market. London, UK (PRWEB) May 16, 2011 Noble's Hospital, based in the Isle of Man is a 330-bed acute general hospital serving over 80,000 people on the island. Noble's Hospital has today announced the successful implementation of BigHand's digital dictation solution for the UK Healthcare market. Initially a 165 user pilot, BigHand has been implemented across...

2011-05-04 00:00:28

Trust adopts centralised data protection solution to encrypt and control all data stored on mobile devices and help to improve the security culture of the organisation London, UK (PRWEB) May 02, 2011 In order to minimise data loss and restrict malware and viruses from entering, Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust, a major mental health trust with over 150 sites across Lancashire, selected Lumension® Device Control. The Trust partnered with Lumension, the global leader in endpoint...

2011-04-13 03:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, England and SAN FRANCISCO, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Autonomy Corporation plc (LSE: AU. or AU.L), a global leader in infrastructure software for the enterprise, today announced a new OEM agreement with Kainos, a leading IT consulting company, to integrate Autonomy Records Management (ARM) and Autonomy Business Process Management into Evolve®, Kainos's next-generation, Electronic Document Management solution for the healthcare sector. Further to this...

2011-03-24 14:36:45

Availability and utilization of physician-based pre-hospital critical care support to the NHS ambulance service in England, Wales and Northern Ireland The critical care expertise available before a severely injured person can be admitted to hospital is "incomplete, unpredictable, and inconsistent," shows research published online in Emergency Medicine Journal. Ambulance services are often reliant on volunteer doctors with variable levels of expertise and the availability of specialist doctors...

2011-03-23 13:29:32

Analysis: How the secretary of state for health proposes to abolish the NHS in England The Health and Social Care Bill amounts to the abolition of the English NHS as a universal, comprehensive, publicly accountable, tax funded service, free at the point of delivery, warn experts today. In a paper published on bmj.com, Professor Allyson Pollock and David Price examine the proposed changes and argue that the government's duty to provide a comprehensive health service in England is abolished....

2011-03-23 13:27:46

Data briefing: How satisfied are we with the NHS? Public satisfaction with the NHS is at a record high, says John Appleby, Chief Economist at the King's Fund, in an article published on bmj.com today. It follows a report in the Observer newspaper accusing England's Health Secretary Andrew Lansley of "burying" similar survey results because they undermine his case for urgent radical reforms. The latest British Social Attitudes (BSA) survey reports that 64% of the British public are either very...

2011-03-17 03:00:00

LONDON, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - GCSX - N3 Interconnect Service to Provide Secure Network Connectivity Between the Government Connect Secure Extranet (GCSX) and the NHS N3 Network Cable&Wireless Worldwide has recently established the GCSX - N3 Interconnect Service. Providing a secure gateway between the Government Connect Secure Extranet (GCSX) and NHS N3 network, the service enables local councils and NHS Trusts to securely and conveniently access each...


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lambent
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This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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