Quantcast

Latest NHS Stories

Mammograms Needed More Often For One-Third Of Women
2014-03-22 07:07:50

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While three-year intervals between mammograms are appropriate for most women, a new study from the UK NHS Breast Screening Program has found that one-third of women are at a higher risk of developing cancer. These women, according to the report delivered this week at the 9th European Breast Cancer Conference (EBCC-9), might benefit from more frequent mammograms. Professor Gareth Evans, from the University of Manchester, reported that...

2014-03-16 23:04:05

Winscribe are delighted to announce the strengthening of their partnership with Gateshead Health NHS Trust with the order of a Trust-wide Clinic Letters solution. London, UK (PRWEB) March 16, 2014 Winscribe are delighted to announce the strengthening of their partnership with Gateshead Health NHS Trust with the order of a Trust-wide Clinic Letters solution. This solution is the latest development from the London-based Clinical Correspondence software experts. The first phase will deliver...

2014-03-11 04:20:26

OpenText provides enterprise information management to help front line staff access care notes, reduce costs and deliver paper-light NHS digital health agenda READING, England, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenText(TM) (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC), the global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced today that it has been selected by the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust to manage its scanned legacy case-notes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130730/CL55531LOGO...

2014-02-10 08:27:44

SMC advice follows positive NICE final guidance issued in November 2013 ATLANTA, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alimera Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALIM) (Alimera), a biopharmaceutical company that specializes in the research, development and commercialization of prescription ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, today announced that the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC), after completing its assessment and review of a simple patient access scheme, has accepted ILUVIEN® for restricted use within...

2014-02-06 23:28:30

Philadelphia Flyers Alumni Will Go Head to Head Against the NHS Blues in the Hockey Benefit Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 NHS Human Services Foundation will host the 10th Annual Goals for Giving Hockey Benefit on Sunday, March 23, 2014 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Flyers Skate Zone in Northeast Philadelphia. Each year, the Philadelphia Flyers Alumni Team laces up its skates to challenge the NHS Human Services Blues team to raise money to support the mission of the NHS...

2014-02-06 08:28:35

CAMBRIDGE, England and RENO, Nevada, February 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NHS West and South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Commissioning Support Unit implements iTrinegy's AppQoS to ensure delivery of data to geographically dispersed GP Clinics in Northern Britain. iTrinegy [http://www.itrinegy.com ], the global provider of award-winning application performance management (APM) and network replication technology and services, has recently helped ensure the performance of...

2014-02-04 11:40:48

A team of researchers has found that British people travelling abroad for medical treatment are often unaware of the potential health and financial consequences they could face. The researchers say this can, in some cases, have catastrophic effects for individual patients. At least 63,000 UK residents travel abroad for medical treatment each year. However, the study led by the University of York, and involving the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Royal Holloway...

2014-01-30 12:24:55

LONDON, January 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- European Healthcare authorities FDA and NHS are due to speak at the first ever European Healthcare Apps Summit, an upcoming two-day event dedicated entirely to mobile apps in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries http://www.healthcareappseurope.com/news The meeting, hosted by Pharma IQ - a division of global events company IQPC - is the first of its kind in European grounds. A two-day event featuring a mix of...

2014-01-28 04:21:06

SAN JOSE, Calif. and LONDON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A team of clinical researchers from The Harris Birthright Centre for Fetal Medicine is leading a study to evaluate the implementation of cell-free DNA testing using the Harmony(TM) Prenatal Test in the UK screening population of 700,000 women per year. While the Harmony test is available throughout the UK, it is being offered only through private clinics where women pay directly for the test themselves. The Harmony test...

2014-01-21 23:24:19

My Health Record is offered to over 3 million residents of Central Southern England and The Channel Islands. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 University Hospital Southampton (UHS) NHS Foundation Trust in the UK is about to rollout its “My Health Record” portal — which is based on Get Real Health’s InstantPHR™ patient engagement platform — to a wider outpatient population, as well as add support for extra care pathways. The move follows UHS’s successful initial pilot of...


Word of the Day
bellycheer
  • Good cheer; viands.
  • To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".
Related