National Programme for IT

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National Programme for IT

An ambitious, costly and ultimately failed programme designed to reform how the NHS in England uses information to improve services and patient care. The plan was to connect the all GPs in England to its hospitals within a 10-year timeframe, giving patients access to personal and health information.
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Weston Area Health Trust (WAHT) wishes to replace its current system as delivered by the National Programme for Information Technology (NPfIT).
The topics include the secondary use of clinical data, the role of architecture and ontology for interoperability, language games and patient-centered electronic health, quality improvements based on detailed and precise terminology, improving cross-sector communication in the integrated health environment, the British National Programme for Information Technology Assurance Process as a case study of procuring interoperability at the expense of usability, building frameworks and prototypes for alerts in clinical information systems, a framework for developing patient safety education and training guidelines, and an analysis model for personal electronic health solutions and services.
For instance, through National Programme for Information Technology (NPfIT) in England, the UK spends more money on healthcare IT than any other country in Europe, with $3.
The National Programme for Information Technology NHS (NPfIT, also known as Connecting for Health) in England, and the Welsh parallel project which shares some of the aims and objectives called Informing Healthcare, are vital projects for improvements in healthcare.
Last year Health Secretary, John Reid, announced that by 2010, every patient in England would have an individual NHS Care Record as part of the National Programme for information technology.
The questions related to iSoft's role as a supplier of IT services to the National Programme for Information Technology (NPfIT), which has oversight of the pounds 6 billion investment being made in modernising healthcare, by linking every NHS site electronically.
Deputy Chief Medical Officer Professor Aiden Halligan was kicking off the National Programme for Information Technology at Middlesbrough's James Cook University Hospital.
The North Bristol NHS Trust wishes to replace its current system as delivered by the National Programme for Information Technology.
IDX also provides its enterprise clinical software as a subcontractor to BT, Local Service Provider for the United Kingdom National Health Service's National Programme for Information Technology, an initiative to establish electronic patient records for 50 million patients.
IDX also provides its enterprise clinical software as a subcontractor to BT and Fujitsu Services, Local Service Providers for the United Kingdom National Health Service's National Programme for Information Technology, an initiative to establish electronic patient records for 50 million patients.
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