Harnessing the potential of technology to transform health and care is a key focus for the NHS. Catherine Dampney, SCW Director of Transformation outlines the important work of the team so far and a powerful new tool they have developed - the Dynamic Pathways Tool.
Today marks day one of Mental Health Awareness Week 2019, the UK’s national week to raise awareness of mental health issues and to inspire action to promote good mental health for all.
This week marks the 75th anniversary of the publication of the first white paper on the establishment of the NHS.
SCW's James Rooney joined a University of Bristol research team to test the use of the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessments (CGA) in the assessment of frail elderly patients in Primary Care.
There has been much debate about how the NHS can sustain another 70 years. Often highlighted are the exciting opportunities offered by technology, such as artificial intelligence and machine learning.
We believe that aligning incentives within care systems is an essential element of successful change. SCW supports customers in negotiating and managing more than £6bn of NHS contracts across acute, community, mental health and independent sector providers.