Vox Pop Overview

BJ-HC Vox Pop

The BJ-HC 'vox pop' is a monthly feature asking healthcare industry opinion leaders their views on topical items of interest - from ‘How do we find ways to manage the 'silver tsunami'?’ to ‘How is technology changing the way patients receive care?’ If you have a topic that you’d like to see covered or just offer general feedback - Get in touch today @HealthITCentral or email the Managing Editor.
 


February 2017

Why are nurses still drowning in paperwork?

Despite billions of pounds being spent on IT projects in the NHS over the last few decades it seems nurses have still largely been left behind in a sea of paperwork. We gathered views from two different standpoints. Louise Wall has a background with some of the UK’s largest retailers and now provides consulting services to healthcare IT companies, while Adrian Byrne has spent 15 years building an electronic patient record at University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.

nursing, data

'Clinical staff should have access to best available technology'

26 Feb 2017

(BJ-HC/ Vox Pop) – The size of projects and lack of funds is often a cause of slow implementation of technolo

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nursing, data

'Our whole thing is integration, and open data'

25 Feb 2017

(BJ-HC/ Vox Pop) – There is still a feeling in some quarters that caring does not involve fiddling about with

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January 2017

AI: a potential healthcare game-changer?

Is AI destined to revolutionise an industry, increasingly struggling under the weight of an ageing population and overwhelming rates of chronic disease?  We asked Tim Dawes, researcher at Imperial College London MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS) and Professor Sir Peng Khaw, Director of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre for Ophthalmology at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, what they thought.

ophthalmology, AI

'AI? I don’t think we can manage without it!'

30 Jan 2017

(BJ-HC/ Vox Pop) – Professor Sir Peng Khaw, Director of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Bio

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ophthalmology, AI

'AI can predict one-year survival better than other current clinical markers'

30 Jan 2017

(BJ-HC/ Vox Pop) – For Tim Dawes, researcher at Imperial College, London, MRC, London Instit

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