Best use of technology to share information with patients and carers
"No decision about me without me" is the mantra for health services and everyone agrees that information technology will play a vital role in achieving this aim. Most clinicians are keen to share information with patients and carers but who is actually managing to achieve this goal - and reaping the benefits? This new category will shine a light on good practice.
Patients Know Best
with Patients Know Best
Patients Know Best or PKB is a patient-controlled medical record. It supports new interactions with the health system, remote consultations, self-management, and at-home monitoring via more than 100 compatible devices. It is deployed at 60 sites in the UK and eight other countries, with contracts for a further 200 deployments to be rolled out for 2015.
ECS for Patient View
NHS National Services Scotland
- Health and Social Care Information Centre
- Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust
- NHS Lothian
- NHS National Services Scotland
- Patients Know Best
- University of Dundee & NHS Tayside