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  • Published date: 2nd April 2024
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    Welcome to the latest edition of the DCF Programme Update, where we bring you insights into the progress made throughout March! We're delighted that the RiO Upgrade has gone live, unlocking new and exciting functionality in RiO that can now be delivered through DCF.

  • Published date: 19th March 2024
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    Midlands Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT) earns the Sustainable Impact Award for leading in the Electronic Prescribing Service (EPS), digitising paper-based prescriptions in secondary care. This collaborative effort with NHS England and Cleo drives environmental sustainability, enhances patient safety, and boosts healthcare efficiency. By transitioning to electronic prescriptions, MPFT minimises its carbon footprint and optimises resource allocation. MPFT's recent projects secures seven nominations across diverse categories in the HSJ Digital Awards, demonstrating digital's role in healthcare transformation.

  • Published date: 8th March 2024
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    Welcome to the MPFT Digital Fair, where on Monday 26th February 2024, we explored strategies for digital transformation with staff from Midlands Partnership NHS University Foundation Trust. Promoting staff engagement and learning, speakers highlighted the importance of hands-on training with new systems and videos were showcased to educate both staff and service users in all areas digital.

  • Published date: 29th February 2024
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    Welcome to the latest edition of the DCF Programme Update, where we bring you insights into the progress made throughout February! In this article, we'll delve into topics such as GP Connect, GP Connect FAQs, program advancements, new DCF projects, DCF's participation at the digital fair, Rio consultations, and a recruitment update.

  • Published date: 1st February 2024
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    Welcome to the first DCF Programme Update of 2024! This month we’ve kicked off four exciting projects, you’ll find updates on each later in this document. Looking ahead to February, we have some exciting go-lives, including the RiO Clinical System Upgrade and the launch of GP Connect!

  • Published date: 20th November 2023
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    Recently, you may be hearing more and more about our newly established DCF Programme, and you might be thinking, what does this actually mean? How does this affect me? What will this deliver? To avoid yet another NHS acronym causing confusion, we want to set the record straight!

  • Published date: 24th October 2023
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    In response to mounting concerns regarding NHS waiting lists and the management of lower back pain, a dynamic collaborative team, backed by Ben Jeeves, AHP Professional Lead, Associate Chief Clinical Information Officer (ACCIO), and Clinical Safety Officer (CSO), along with Dominic Ellington, Operational Manager, and Associate Chief Clinical Informatics Officer, has spearheaded the development of pioneering digital solutions.

  • Published date: 18th October 2023
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    The Digital Angels in MPFT's Digital Team have been recognised with high commendation for their exceptional work in promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion, by RLDatix. Their dedication to fostering an inclusive digital environment sets an inspiring example for the industry, showcasing their commitment to equity.

  • Published date: 29th September 2023
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    In a remarkable achievement that speaks volumes about trust, a positive culture, and a forward-looking digital strategy, Martyn Perry, Director of Digital Transformation and Deputy Chief Digital Information Officer (CDIO) at Midlands Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT), has been recognised as one of the UK's top technology leaders by the esteemed CIO 100 Awards UK.

  • Published date: 12th September 2023
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    On September 12th, as a part of End Digital Poverty Day in collaboration with Digital Poverty Alliance, and as part of our ongoing commitment to enhancing digital literacy within our health and care services within the Digital Strategy, the MPFT Digital team embarked on a journey by organising three digital skills sessions over three days.