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15 medtech companies given green light to sell to NHS in effort to address COVID-19 pressures

Exceptional use authorisations cover 18 vital medical devices as Omicron continues to impact services

COVID testing process goes digital

NHS Digital selects Scandit’s clinical-quality computer vision technology to enhance COVID testing process

Government announces partnership with rapid test manufacturers

Two British firms will produce more than two million rapid lateral flow COVID-19 testing kits a week to identify those infected with Coronavirus

Keep on running!

In this article, the Schoen Clinic London uncovers the five most-significant running injuries and how to address them

Armed Forces to set up vaccine sites in Scotland

British Army leads largest peacetime resilience operation ever undertaken

Government deploys first British-manufactured COVID-19 antigen tests

Two million rapid lateral flow antigen tests from Derby-based SureScreen Diagnostics to be delivered by Friday

Case study: Improving wound dressing procurement at Wirral NHS trust

Exploring how the clinical partnership between NHS Supply Chain and procurement managers at Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trus...

Health experts reveal 10 most important medicines in NHS history

Antipsychotics, breast cancer drug, oral contraceptives and MMR vaccine make the top 10

2.2 million people receive first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Vaccine rollout begins in earnest, with England leading the pack with more than 1.9 million vaccinations

High-security modular laboratory solution supports UK health sector

Ground-breaking collaboration creates rapidly-deployable laboratory and test facility

COMMENT: The future of pain management technology

Andrew Churnside of CME Medical UK looks at innovation in the field of pain management technology and how patient comfort will influence a new gene...

£16m to introduce digital prescribing in hospitals

16 hospitals across England will receive cash to introduce electronic prescribing solutions

Unequal treatment

Most governments have implemented policies that provide physicians with incentives to prescribe generics but these have had varying degrees of succ...

Government welcomes review into Pfizer and BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine

UK’s independent regulator to evaluate latest data from Pfizer and BioNTech to ensure the quality, safety and effectiveness of the COVID-19 vaccine...

Harrogate Trust convert to safety devices in drive for best practice

Needlestick injuries among healthcare staff and introduction of European regulations leads to adoption of safer medical devices at Harrogate NHS trust

In Brief

Derby trust first to implement NHS closed-loop medication supply solution

Hertfordshire trust chooses Civica cloud software to boost patient safety

Delivering a single regional medicines record

Optimisation of Electronic Prescribing in Hospitals National Summit 2019

EPMA implementation at pace: Top tips from Wye Valley NHS Trust

Prescribing technology is helping to reduce harm and drive efficiencies

The Clinical Pharmacy Congress 2018

Sussex NHS trust chooses Civica Prescribing software

Cumbria NHS trust moves towards fully digital data ecosystem

Interphex

NHS system supports hospitals with COVID vaccine rollout

Leicester hospitals take next step in EPR programme

Pill Connect secures funding to take electronic smart pill bottle to launch

Pharmapack Europe 2017

Patients supported by new community pharmacy support solution

Somerset NHS trust goes live with Better’s ePMA solution

Bioquell helps pharma companies resume operations

The Clinical Pharmacy Congress 2016

NHS appoints Anenta to manage clinical and pharmaceutical waste services

Omnicell introduces rapid pandemic response scheme to support fight against COVID-19

Cegedim launches new clinical decision support app to support safe and effective care

The Clinical Pharmacy Congress 2015

NHS trust saves nurses nearly 20,000 hours a year through ePMA solution

Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust selects Civica Prescribing

Abloy CLIQ helps Claremont Hospital increase timely patient drug control

Paediatric Clinical Trials