Patient SafetyTag: ‘Patient Safety’

Patientrack acquisition enhances digital offer for NHS

1 year ago News
Health tech provider Patientrack to enhance services for NHS hospitals and strengthen UK presence, after reaching a binding agreement to be acquired by Alcidion Group. NHS technology provider Patientrack is to enhance its work with NHS hospitals to improve patient safety, following an agreement to be acquired by health informatics software company Alcidion Group...

Central Manchester and Western Sussex NHS trusts highlight patient safety impact

2 years ago Coverage
The work of two NHS trusts in using technology to enhance patient safety, cut lengths of stay and identify patients at risk of serious conditions such as sepsis, has been highlighted to the wider NHS through the publication of two case studies by NHS Improvement...

St Helens makes major patient safety advances with electronic early warning system

2 years ago News
Care quality and patient safety benefits being realised after introduction of Patientrack e-observation system at St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust Patients and staff at a north-west NHS trust are starting to see the high-impact benefits of technology-enabled care after the introduction of early warning and alerting technology Patientrack...

CMFT wins NW Informatics award for patient safety work with Patientrack

3 years ago News
The excellent work on transforming acute care at Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CMFT) has been recognised with the trust winning the 2016 North West Informatics Award for the best improvement in patient safety.

Digital early warning scores bring NHS closer to interoperability

3 years ago Coverage
A national focus on reducing avoidable patient harm in NHS hospitals is to benefit from a new collaboration between two vital signs monitoring and technology specialists...

Harrogate District Hospital leaps ahead in safer care with Patientrack

3 years ago Case Studies, News
Alerting doctors and nurses to deteriorating patients is allowing early intervention and innovative care The brief The NHS in England has a national ambition to become the safest healthcare system in the world. Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust embarked on a patient safety initiative, with the aim of reducing adverse events and mortality rates...

Canterbury and West Coast district health boards introduce Patientrack to deliver safer care

4 years ago News
New Zealand hospitals use electronic system from UK specialist healthcare system supplier Patientrack, to help clinicians identify deteriorating patients sooner Canterbury and West Coast District Health Boards (DHBs) in New Zealand are set to implement a new digital patient observation and alert response system, aimed at helping clinicians identify deteriorating patients earlier...

Pioneering project to predict and prevent AKI makes EHI Awards finals

4 years ago News
Western Sussex Hospitals and Patientrack patient safety collaboration gets national recognition Ground-breaking work to alert doctors and nurses to patients at risk of the devastating effects of acute kidney injury (AKI), has made it through to the final stage of the EHI Awards 2015...