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Digital Technology and health

Patient Carers and Service User Vision | National Information Board | Department of Health

This policy paper examines how changes in digital technology can be used to improve patient, carer and service user experiences of health services. 24 more words

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Computational Thinking and Geometric Reasoning - Year Seven Mathematics

Before you read any further, be warned this is coding with Python 101. If you are in a High Tech High with digital technologies well established across your curriculum, then this read will not be for you. 1,196 more words

Electronic Prescription Service saves NHS £130 million over three years

The transformative electronic prescription service (EPS) has managed to save the NHS £130 million over three years | NHS Digital

By allowing GP surgeries to send prescriptions directly to pharmacies, the EPS system, which has been developed by NHS Digital, has helped to save patients time and money when collecting their medications. 274 more words

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Why Africa should invest in digital technologies

Africa represents about seven percent of the world’s internet users, and 37 percent of those are in the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) region. 332 more words


The senses and digital health

I have edited a special issue for the journal Digital Health on the theme of ‘The senses and digital health: sociocultural perspectives’.  Part of the editorial I have just finished for the special issue is excerpted below.  1,424 more words

Deborah Lupton

Making your Mark - LLED 462 - Learning Curation Submission # 2

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Image Source: DeltaDaily News: https://deltadailynews.com/volunteers-are-needed-to-make-a-difference-in-literacy/

The module I chose for my learning curation submission this week is Module 4: Learning from multi-modal texts: A look at new literacies.  1,050 more words

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New care models: harnessing technology

New care models: harnessing technology | NHS Confederation

This report explores how five vanguards are implementing innovative digital technology solutions. It suggests that the starting point for the introduction of any new technology should always be from the perspective of the end user and that end-users should always be involved in the co-production of technological solutions. 42 more words

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