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Dr. Shera Chok, national clinical advisor for system transformation at NHS England and cofounder of the Shuri Network, explains the importance of diversifying talent and why having a digitally literate workforce is critical for the NHS.
Dr. Minal Bakhai, GP and clinical director for digital-first primary care NHS England, discusses the uptake of remote triage and virtual consultations across primary care, and the key steps that have been taken to ensure best practice.
The elderly can be empowered by digital tools to live longer and better lives at home, while technology can also alleviate pressures on other areas of the health and care systems, says Dr. Ben Maruthappu, CEO, Cera.
Maureen Baker, chair of the Professional Records Standards Body (PRSB), talks about the work of the organization and its collaboration with providers of health and social care in the UK and abroad.
Reid Oakes, global head and general manager for health industries at HP, talks about the company's approach to improving patients' and clinicians' experiences of using technology for care.
Honorary clinical tutor Ijeoma Azodo talks about her work with the University of Edinburgh, the NHS Digital Academy and the recent launch of the Shuri Network.
(Sponsored) Drew Ivan, EVP of product and strategy at Rhapsody, talks about why it has been difficult for healthcare to tackle the interoperability challenge compared to other industries.
The benefits of technology were communicated early in the process, which helped prepare the workforce for change and cultivate an open-minded culture, says Katie Trott, CNIO, Royal Free London NHS FT.
Dame Fiona Caldicott, national data guardian for health and social care in England, discusses attempts at using patient data to improve the health and care of citizens, and the importance of raising awareness and building trust.
Victoria Betton, founder and managing director of mHabitat, details the process of introducing technology in challenging healthcare environments.