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FFT Friends and Family Test Multi Device
6Oct, 2016

Friends & Family Test (FFT ) Mobile App Solution

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  As part of our ongoing mobile application strategy we have launched our fully responsive Friends & Family Test (FFT) and Patient Experience Solution.     Our Patient Experience Solution is used by staff, patients and carers! We took our current GP solution which is aimed at collecting web based online and paper FFT submissions, and have built on this concept so we can now offer both a mobile app and web based solution, to cater for the needs of  varying Organisations, Divisions and Services/Teams each of which may have varying […]
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27May, 2016

ISO/IEC 27001 – Information Security Management

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The ISO 27000 family of standards helps organizations keep information assets secure. Using this family of standards helps organisations manage the security of assets such as financial information, intellectual property, employee details or information entrusted to them by third parties. ISO/IEC 27001 is the best-known standard in the family providing requirements for an information security management system (ISMS). We are very pleased to announce that we have been formally awarded the ISO27001 accreditation for the management of the Microsoft Exchange email system on 23rd May 2016! This is a significant achievement that […]
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27May, 2016

Electroconvulsive therapy – ECT Mobile App

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Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) was first conducted in 1938 and it is currently the only form of electroshock therapy which works for around 50% of people who undergo the treatment. ECT has been shown to significantly reduce the symptoms and assist in patient situations like: – Severe, life-threatening depression and they are a risk to themselves or others – Not responded to medication or talking treatments prior to ECT referral – Found the treatment helpful in the past and has asked to receive it again – Experienced a manic episode which is severe or lasting Our mobile app […]
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4Apr, 2016

Technology Allows Autistic Teenager To Communicate

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We just wanted to just share this inspirational video of Dillon’s Story surrounding Autism and the impacts. This video heart , created by Apple tells the story about how technology has changed and improved the way Dillon lives his day-to-day life, through the use of innovative technology i.e. mobile & tablet devices and apps. Technology which has enabled Dillon to communicate, learn and interact more with the world around him and more importantly the people close to him. As part of ‘National Autism Awareness Week” we couldn’t think of a better way of showing our support and […]
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15Mar, 2014

This week is National Apprenticeship Week!

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Did you know, one hundred years ago the most common apprenticeship was dressmaking, followed by engineering. Today in 21st century Great Britain, health and social care has become the leader in youth apprenticeships. Leicestershire Health Informatics Service (LHIS) has been playing it’s part in inspiring and innovating apprentices. Just over 2 years ago we participated in an IT Apprenticeship scheme on our IT Service Desk as part of the Leicestershire Partnership Trust Apprenticeship programme. As part of the apprenticeship scheme LHIS shortlisted, recruited and developed three apprentices, by providing support […]
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