Healthcare Solutions that provide clinicians and patients with critical information where and when they need it.
Enables clinicians to access medical guidance at the point of care.
Enables Maternity Units to manage and publish leaflets to their own branded mobile application providing the latest maternity guidance to their patients.
Acquired in 2015. Enables clinicians to access medical guidance at the point of care.
A mobile application that reduces the administrative burden on IVF providers by supporting and monitoring patients and providing coping mechanisms during critical stages of the fertility cycle.
Provides medical organisations with feedback on “the patient journey”
OUTPATIENT PARENTERAL ANTIMICROBIAL THERAPY (OPAT) MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
The OPAT Patient Management System is a comprehensive database for the management of patients on OPAT.
In 2012, in conjunction with University Hospital Southampton, we designed and developed MicroGuide. In 2013 this service was launched and within three years was being used in almost 50% of all UK Acute Hospital Trusts to publish medical guidelines to their clinicians.
Our objective is to build on this success and become a trusted advisor to medical organisations and help them take advantage of the emerging mobile (m-Health) technological revolution.
Mobile devices allow greater connectivity throughout the world. The world is going mobile, by 2020 there will be 6.1 billion smart phones in circulation and the M-health market will be worth $31 billion globally.
Mhealth has the ability to improve the overall healthcare system by improving efficiency, communication, costs, and quality of healthcare services.
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Complimentary Medical Software Solutions
We work with NHS Trust’s, Medical societies and Government associations to develop software solutions to address problems faced by clinicians and patients.
POINT PREVALENCE SURVEY (PPS) SYSTEM
The objective of the PPS System is to provide an easy to use, responsive system offering real-time reporting that will inform the progress of antimicrobial stewardship programmes.
OPAT NATIONAL OUTCOMES REGISTRY (NORS)
NORS provides the most comprehensive overview of OPAT service provision in the UK. NORS correlates reports and data from all submitting OPAT services.
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