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01st April 2021

Covid innovations ‘will reshape future NHS’ in Wales

Innovations that helped NHS staff during the Covid pandemic will also reshape the health service, researchers believe. Video consultations and apps for recovering patients are among technologies forced into operation. Other innovations proved crucial, including PPE that allowed staff to write their names on so that they could be identified on a busy ward. NHS…

01st April 2021

New NHS Wales Organisation for Digital, Data and Technology

Digital Health and Care Wales has officially launched and has been created to take forward a digital transformation programme providing the national technology and data services needed by patients and clinicians. Operating as a Special Health Authority with an independent Chair and Board, it replaces the NHS Wales Informatics Service, reflecting the importance of digital…