Involving hospital staff is key to implementing new technology
Asking clinicians for suggestions and feedback during new IT projects can lead to better patient outcomes
How to implement a new IT system in healthcare live discussion
During 2013-14, University hospitals of Leicester NHS trust (UHL) treated 1,194,000 patients (or 3,271 patients a day). With the numbers treated set to rise year-on-year, we need to better equip our staff to cope with the additional pressures that will bring.
Like many trusts, our staff are feeling the pressure of the NHS constantly being in the media spotlight. The media focus is often on poor outcomes. It is almost forgotten that the vast majority of hard-working staff provide world-class patient care. Guardian