Shared care records are coming soon to Northamptonshire

A major project to modernise the way essential records are shared between organisations providing health and care services in Northamptonshire is set for lift-off in the coming weeks. The Northamptonshire Care Record will ensure NHS and social care professionals have instant access to the information they need to make decisions about our care. The [...]

My Health and Care Directory goes live for staff use

Health and care professionals are now able to use and provide feedback on a new online directory listing a wide range of services across Northamptonshire. NHCP’s My Health and Care Directory is a comprehensive database bringing together information about local health, social care and voluntary and community services in one place. The free directory already [...]

By | 2019-08-07T14:36:04+00:00 August 9th, 2019|Digital transformation, News|0 Comments

New staff mobile app supports healthier lifestyle choices

Health and care staff in Northamptonshire will soon find it even easier to empower local people to make healthier lifestyle choices – thanks to the launch of a handy new app. The smartphone and tablet app is due to be launched in mid-June and is linked to the ‘Making Every Contact Count’ (MECC) approach to [...]

My Health and Care Directory is on its way to our county

A new online directory for Northamptonshire will soon enable health and care professionals and members of the public to access details about a wide range of services in one place. NHCP’s My Health and Care Directory will be a comprehensive database providing information about the local health, social care and voluntary and community services available [...]

Digital innovations showcased at Northamptonshire event

Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership’s Digital Transformation Programme was delighted to host the East Midlands Digital Health Network quarterly event at the University of Northampton Innovation Centre. Each of the counties in the region was represented and each presented a local initiative from their area to share with colleagues. Northamptonshire opened the event with a [...]

By | 2019-04-08T14:17:45+00:00 April 12th, 2019|Digital transformation, News|0 Comments

SHREWD Resilience is up and running

The SHREWD Resilience system is now in place across Northamptonshire, providing a primary information source for our health and care organisations to support the management of urgent and emergency care capacity. SHREWD provides a real-time view of pressure across the whole system through an easy-to-interpret dashboard view capturing a wide range of key indicators. [...]

New smartphone waiting times app helps patients locate NHS services in Northamptonshire

People in Northamptonshire can now access real-time information about waiting times at the county’s NHS urgent care facilities – thanks to the launch of a new smartphone app. The app, called WaitLess, enables those in need of urgent but non-life-threatening care to quickly see how long the wait is at both Kettering and Northampton General [...]

New head for our Digital Transformation Programme

We’re delighted to confirm that Nigel Brokenshire has joined our Local Digital Roadmap (LDR) Programme as its new Director. Nigel (pictured below right) joins at an exciting time for the county as we make full use of the digital opportunity available to us. Nigel Brokenshire Putting the right information into the hands of health [...]

By | 2018-12-20T15:55:41+00:00 November 12th, 2018|Digital transformation, News|0 Comments
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