Are nurses threatening the success of telehealth?

Research suggests nurses are reluctant to embrace technology


Building Better Healthcare Awards 2014: Guide to the People class

Will your team come out on top at the BBH Awards 2014?

Comment: Improving services in the field – the NHS’s biggest opportunity?

Bob Stewart of Kirona Solutions explores how mobile technologies, together with workforce management solutions, will save the NHS money and improve patient care

Information Technology

Carers UK and Tunstall Healthcare UK announce transformational partnership

Charity and industry unite a century of experience to innovate support for caring families


Images of new Edinburgh Royal Hospital for Sick Children are released

Light and colour abound as new development gathers pace

Design and Build

Comment: Dignity, Independence and Choice – how telecare can help to support people with learning disabilities

Sandra Taylor of Hillingdon Council reveals how the borough has incorporated telecare into a new model of care for residents in care home settings


NICE releases new infection control guidance

Document aimed at primary, community and secondary care environments

Infection Control

Comment: Cost and quality don’t have to be mutually exclusive

Christian Hansen of Newton Europe discusses how the NHS can improve quality while keeping costs down


Makeover for children's ward at Forth Valley Royal Hospital

Birdsong and colourful artworks transform environment for young patients

Design and Build

Comment: How IT analytics can help the NHS do more with less

Poul Nielsen, director of strategy at Nexthink, on why robust and secure analytics is critical to improving NHS care

Information Technology

Aintree University Hospital hails success of waste management programme

Partnership with B&M Waste Services significantly reduces waste sent to landfill


Comment: Hospitals and the ‘Internet of Things’

Daryl Miller of Lantronix explains how hospitals can implement the Internet of Things to improve infrastructure and take pressure off staff

Information Technology