If you were keyed into the NPfIT
with the incorrect blood group, allergies or HIV status, the repercussions do not bear thinking about.
The actual fall in underlying revenue (when measured on a constant currency basis) was around A$30 million, most of which was attributable to delays in the implementation of the UK NPfIT
." The decline in the NPfIT
revenues and the overall slowing down of growth in the core business hit particularly hard in the second half.
Isoft, which closed its office on Birmingham's Aston Science Park some time ago, has issued profits warnings as a result of the delays to the pounds 12 billion NPfIT
programme and last year posted annual losses of pounds 382.2 million.
Last week California-based CSC said its decision to block the deal was in the "best interests" of the NPfIT
contract after undertaking due diligence.
It said, "During this time, CSC has undertaken due diligence to assess the impact of the IBA transaction on NPfIT
A transcript of the meeting, attended by Tory MP Richard Bacon, who asked questions about NPfIT
, is published in part in trade magazine Computer Weekly today.
Sydney, Australia, June 7, 2010 - (ABN Newswire) - iSOFT Group Limited (ASX:ISF) issued a market update on 2 June 2010 partly referring to a deferral of decisions in relation to the National Programme for IT (NPfIT
) for our partner CSC (NYSE:CSC) being due to an uncertain political climate in the UK and ensuing election.
But CSC, which had been considering its own offer for iSoft, approved the deal in return for a greater management role in the delivery of the pounds 12bn contract to provide a centralised NHS database for patient records, known as the National Programme for IT (NPfIT
At the same time, political uncertainty in the lead up to the recent UK election and the subsequent change in government, have together led to the deferral of decisions in relation to the English NPfiT
program particularly for our partner Computer Sciences Corporation, Inc (NYSE:CSC).
Isoft, which closed its Birmingham office on Aston Science Park some time ago, has been looking for a buyer since it ran into delays and cost overruns with the NHS software programme, known as the National Programme for IT (NPfIT
The chief executive said National Programme for IT (NPfIT
) was wrongly focused on linking up records nationwide, instead of connecting hospitals and local GP surgeries.
Sydney, Australia, Mar 15, 2010 - (ABN Newswire) - iSOFT Group Limited (ASX:ISF), Australia's largest listed health information technology company, today reaffirmed its guidance for fiscal 2010 and said it is on track to achieve the agreed date for the rollout of Lorenzo at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust under the UK's National Programme for IT (NPfIT
).Morecambe Bay "go-live"iSOFT remains on track for the "go-live" of Lorenzo Regional Healthcare Release 1.9 at Morecambe Bay in accordance with the agreed schedule, contrary to recent speculation in media reports.