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vrijdag 2 november 2018

NHS to trial tech to cut missed appointments and save up to £20 million

NHS to trial tech to cut missed appointments and save up to £20 million
Patients will be able to book and change medical appointments online, receive text reminders and even access maps showing them where in a hospital they need to go through a digital patient tool set to be trialled in ten hospitals. The online portal, DrDoctor, is set to save the NHS tens of millions of pounds […]
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NHS set to save £150 million by switching to new versions of most costly drug
Health chief Simon Stevens has today asked NHS hospitals to ensure they are ready to realise savings of up to £150 million a year to reinvest in frontline care after the patent on the NHS's most costly drug ends this week. Adalimumab is the single medicine on which hospitals spend the most, at a cost […]
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Cold weather alert: Level 1 – winter preparedness and action
Issued at 9.40am on Thursday 1 November 2018 Temperatures/weather conditions are not expected to exceed Cold Weather Alert threshold criteria in any region from 1 November 9.00am until further notice. More details about this weather alert are available on the Met Office website.
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