Hancock’s move good for digital health
Matt Hancock’s shuffle out of digital into health caused disappointment in some quarters as another minister getting to grips with his brief moves on. But with the man charged with running the NHS a tech evangelist, could we now witness digital delivering real impact at scale? (more…)
Aviva and Now partner on GP service
Digital health venture Now Healthcare Group is to be the new strategic provider of digital GP services for UK insurance giant Aviva, the two companies have confirmed, giving corporate health insurance customers mobile-enabled access to more than 1,000 NHS-qualified GPs. (more…)
Innovation ‘cannot come too soon’ for NHS
Innovation represents one of the few ways the NHS can relieve the demographic and financial pressures it faces, a major new report from govtech investment firm PUBLIC says this week. But it says major barriers still lie in the way of digital health innovation.