Posts with a nhs theme
The new NHS Healthy Choices site raises some interesting questions about how and where to engage with users to hear their stories about experiences of health care.
George Osborne of the UK Conservatives has promised his party will boost the use of Open Source Software by government if they are elected, in an excellent speech about the social web.
Good interview with Patient Opinion’s Paul Hodgkin about the project
Patient Opinion gathers direct, unmediated stories about healthcare provision and aggregates them to benefit both patients making choices and providers planning services.
Notes from a UKUPA meeting that shared details of a useful ‘in the wild’ usability testing technique based on the experience of medical shift handovers.
New web site and consultation body for the NHS National Programme for IT.
The UK’s NHS Modernisation Agency is using a weblog-based consultation web site to inform a month-long conversation about the future of improvement knowledge sharing in the health service.
E-envoy blasts “crap suppliers” who tell lies, whilst the NHS engages the managers of a US internment camp to run the NHS programme office
NHS to create portal to public online government health-related sites