Health Tech Trends Series 2021

 

As part of the Health Tech Trends Series, supported by InterSystems, we run a yearly trends survey to go in-depth into some of the trends, challenges, ideas, innovations and priorities for leaders in health and care.

Through the year we also run audience polls and re-active surveys, insight articles and features that go in-depth into health tech. 

Sponsored by InterSystems

Health Tech Trends Series 2021 part two: health tech professionals share their learnings

Part two of our latest Health Tech Trends Series, sponsored by InterSystems, asks the audience about their experiences and learnings as health tech professionals. We put out a call for experts to answer six questions in total and received a number of thought-provoking responses. In part one, we posed questions ...

Health Tech Trends Series 2021 part one: the experts answer our questions on digital transformation

It’s time for the next instalment of our Health Tech Trends Series, which is sponsored by InterSystems, as we ask readers to reflect on six digital transformation-related questions about their organisation. In the first instalment of this two-part series, you can read the curated responses to some of the questions ...

Health Tech Trends Series 2021: Central London Community Healthcare digital strategy in focus

Our Health Tech Trends Series, sponsored by InterSystems, has focused on digital strategies over the past few weeks, highlighting plans at North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust, North East and North Cumbria ICS, Oxford Health NHS FT, Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS FT to Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS FT. In ...

Health Tech Trends Series 2021: Oxford Health’s draft digital healthcare strategy

Our latest Health Tech Trends Series, sponsored by InterSystems, has focused on NHS trusts’ newest strategies and ideas for implementing and embedding digital technologies. In part one, we examined Wirral University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust’s five-year plan for the next stage of their journey, before turning to Northern Lincolnshire and ...

Health Tech Trends Series 2021: Northern Lincolnshire and Goole’s refreshed digital strategy in focus

As part of our latest Health Tech Trends Series, sponsored by InterSystems, our focus on digital strategies set out by NHS trusts continues. In part one, we picked out the interesting digital and tech initiatives for the next five years, as laid out by the Wirral University Hospital NHS Foundation ...

Health Tech Trends Series 2021: Digital aims in Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS FT’s new strategy

As part of our Health Tech Trends Series 2021, which is supported by InterSystems, HTN in a three-part edition, takes a closer look at new NHS trust strategies set to be implemented across the next five years. A number of organisations have been releasing their plans or draft papers with ...

Health Tech Trends Series 2021: the most successful technologies adopted

Our Health Tech Trends Series 2021, which is supported by InterSystems, continues with a reflection on some of the technologies our readers think have been successful in their organisation. In April, we sent out a survey to you – our audience – asking readers to respond to a series of ...

“Come see us on the frontline” – NHSX Director asks followers for feedback on health tech priorities

A call for comments on Twitter this week to find out what health tech professionals want or need the most from management and leaders, in terms of support, services and provisions, received a very interesting response, so HTN decided to take a closer look. An NHSX Director asked his followers, ...

Health Tech Trends Series 2021: Digital maturity satisfaction in focus

For our HTN Health Tech Trends Series 2021, supported by InterSystems, we sent out a survey to you – our audience – asking readers to respond to a series of questions around digital maturity satisfaction levels, the best technology your organisations have adopted and how close you are to working ...

HTN Feature: Healthcare teams share tips for coping with stress during pandemic

Over the past 12 months the coronavirus pandemic has been challenging for each and everyone of us. So, we sent out an open invitation to hear some of your tips to help survive or manage the stresses at the moment. Like many, here at HTN, we have had our various ...

Research paper explores usability of electronic health record systems in emergency departments

A paper has been published in BMJ Journals following a large scale survey into the usability of electronic health record systems in emergency departments. The paper was published last week by Dr Benjamin Bloom, Royal London Hospital, Dr Jason Pott, Royal London Hospital, Dr Stephen Thomas, Queen Mary University of London, Dr David Ramon Gaunt, West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS ...

Health Tech Priorities 2021: from VR to robots and ‘purging paper’

We’re one week into the New Year, so now seems like the perfect time to catch up and find out what everyone’s health tech priorities are for 2021. We’ve already taken an in-depth look back at 2020. And had the professionals make their health tech predictions for 2021, too. But ...

Health Tech Trends Series 2020

Health Tech Predictions 2021: how the experts see the year ahead

Most of us will be keen to bid goodbye to 2020 and welcome the New Year with open arms. But one major plus point is ...

Health Tech Learnings & Reflections 2020: “more was achieved in eight weeks…than in the past decade”

As we reach the festive season and prepare to welcome 2021, there’s a lot to reflect on. It’s fair to say that 2020 has been ...

From AI to support colonoscopies to strokes: the diverse applications of AI in healthcare

In September, 42 AI projects joined the NHS AI Lab through its AI in Health and Care Award programme. The programme is run in partnership with ...

How can we make the most of a rapidly digitalised landscape, whilst still looking after our NHS people?

By Niamh McKenna, Chief Information Officer, NHS Resolution As a Board Member at Skills for Health, I was thrilled to host their recent digital focussed ...

HTN Trends Series: EPR Trends in the UK

By David Kwo, Dr Nick Beard, Dr Fortunato Castillo, Jagdip Grewal, Dr Alec Price-Forbes Trends in electronic patient record systems (EPRs) deployment in UK ...

Andy Callow, CDIO, Kettering General Hospital: Embracing the potential of the Cloud

By Andy Callow, Chief Digital Information Officer at Kettering General Hospital (Twitter: @andy_callow) As part of the HTN Health Tech Trends Series, Andy Callow, CDIO ...

Part Two: Health tech experts reflect and share learnings

In the second part of our feature, HTN asked the health tech industry to reflect on some of their learnings this year. In part one ...

Health tech experts reflect and share learnings

In this two part feature HTN asked health tech experts to reflect on some of their learnings this year, an exercise we also did at ...

Andrew Raynes, CIO, Royal Papworth Hospital: The next Cyber Attack – Will it or won’t it hurt?

By Andrew Raynes, CIO, Royal Papworth Hospital The cyber threat to health and care has never been more prevalent it seems than now.  The pandemic ...

4 examples of AI in present-day healthcare

Over recent years there has certainly been hype around artificial intelligence and whether the reality of this technology meets those expectations. We tasked our reporter ...

HTN Trends Series: Health tech leaders discuss their 2020 priorities

At the start of the year as part of the HTN Health Tech Trends Series, sponsored by InterSystems, we asked health tech leaders for their ...

Moorfields adopts AI and video consultations tech

Moorfields Eye Hospital has turned to AI to support and detect eye problems, and is providing video consultations to operate a virtual A&E department. Using ...

HTN Trends Series: How has healthcare responded to recent challenges?

As part of the HTN Health Tech Trends Series, sponsored by InterSystems, we look at how individuals and healthcare teams have responded to the challenges ...

HTN Trends Series: How The Christie responded to the COVID-19 pandemic

As part of the HTN Health Tech Trends Series, sponsored by InterSystems, we explore how The Christie NHS Foundation Trust responded to the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

HTN Trends Series: Health tech leaders highlight challenges and responses during COVID-19

As part of the Health Tech Trends Series sponsored by InterSystems, HTN spoke with tech leaders from across health and care to hear about some ...

HTN Trends Series: System Wide Digital in Cornwall

As part of the Health Tech Trends Series sponsored by InterSystems, we explore how Cornwall IT Services working with the teams at Kernow CCG, Cornwall ...

2019 Series Highlights