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Settlement reached in court battle over hospital construction defects

Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust and Lendlease agree out-of-court settlement over problems with the £95m emergency care hospital project

Scanning for safety - the rise of RFID in healthcare

Exploring how RFID technology is supporting hospitals to improve patient outcomes and drive efficiencies

Scottish health boards ban smoking on hospital sites

New laws make smoking within 15m of hospital buildings an offence

Comment: Data Saves Lives - how the Government's new digital strategy will impact the healthcare sector

Joost Bruggeman (pictured below), chief executive and co-founder of medical messenger app, Siilo, discusses the Government’s forthcoming Data Saves...

Three quarters of MedTech companies struggle with interoperability

74% of medical technology companies struggle with data compliance while 35% say scarcity of professionals skilled in data interoperability is one o...

The health sector must learn from The Ockenden Report

Good leadership, better data, and a safety culture vital to prevent further harm, says industry leader following publication of damning report into...

Medical devices: What is a technical file and what should it contain?

Catarina Carrão, a freelance medical writer on Kolabtree, provides an overview of what a medical device technical file is and what it should contain

No dust allowed: when containment equipment is a must

AMI Environmental, a health and safety service firm, explains why it has chosen Hepacart as its go-to partner in controlling construction-related dust

Comment: Advertising and promotion of medical devices in the EU

Vincenzo Salvatore (pictured below right), head of the healthcare and life sciences focus team at BonelliErede, and colleague, associate, Giuseppe...

Health and Social Care Bill 2022 is passed

Legislation will underpin the long-term recovery of health and care services, but 'fails to recognise' the role technology can play in the revival,...

Six easy ways to safeguard patient data

With cyber security breaches increasingly being reported in the healthcare sector since the onset of COVID-19, Ben Bulpett from SailPoint discusses...

Scottish Hospitals Inquiry to resume this week

Probe looks to learn lessons from health and safety issues which delayed the opening of flagship new children's hospital

Comment: The new In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Device Regulation – challenging times ahead

By Brian Moan, director of solutions delivery Europe; and Norm Rabin, director of solutions delivery at Maetrics

Strike averted at Great Ormond Street Hospital agrees to new staff contracts

Hundreds of cleaners given full NHS contracts amid threat of legal action as security guards continue their fight

The Medical Device Regulation – why it pays to act quickly

Peter Rose, managing director for Europe at Maetrics, explains how to become a European Medical Device Regulation compliance pioneer and outlines t...

In Brief

Radar Healthcare wins Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust tender

mpro5 keeps NHS trust properties safe and compliant

Asckey reaccredited with ISO 9001 and ISO 27001

The King’s Fund Annual Conference

Global PPE leader at the forefront of adherence to post-Brexit medical device registration

Digital breakthrough will revolutionise clinical trial management

Hospital at Night Summit: Improving out-of-hours care in hospitals

Topscan rebrands to Sircle

Recruitment platform for pre-verified talent in the healthcare sector launches in the UK

Cleanroom Technology Conference 2018

Imprivata expands identity and access management capabilities for UK healthcare market

EQUITONE cladding passes official fire safety test

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals selects Connexica for data management, integrated analytics, and clinical compliance

Key issues in clinical negligence: funding, early intervention and the future of NHS Resolution

InterSystems makes HL7 FHIR integration components free to NHS

Improving air quality with Flowcrete floors

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals puts quality into action with new digital platform

Improving Outpatient Services: National Summit

Zebra launches two new healthcare printers

Thales and Device Authority launch solution to secure the connected health industry

Fire risk assessment just got easier!

Clinical Pharmacy Congress

New ‘no compromise’ PerryShield fire door range launched

Armitage Shanks launches Doc M packs to simplify specification process

Derby races into first position

Unique Device Identification Training Course