FOI 8022 - Trust Software

Date: 13 April 2023 to 13 April 2026

  1. Please state the suppliers – and name of software used – for the following systems used by the trust (if applicable):
    1. Clinical communications system: An IT system/platform that facilitates the ability for staff to connect, collaborate and exchange information in order to treat patients. See this link for the types of systems and providers referred to. 
    2. Advice and guidance system provider: An IT system which enables primary care professionals to request support/information from secondary care professionals during the triage and treatment of a patient. See this link for more info on advice and guidance – we are asking which tech solution and supplier you are using (if any) to underpin this. 
  2. Please state the expiry date for the trust’s contracts with the suppliers referred to above for the systems in question. 
  • Request ID:
    FOI 8022
  • Category:
    Trust - IT
  • Response:

    April 2023

    1. Please state the suppliers – and name of software used – for the following systems used by the trust (if applicable):
      1. Clinical communications system: An IT system/platform that facilitates the ability for staff to connect, collaborate and exchange information in order to treat patients. See this link for the types of systems and providers referred to. N/A
      2. Advice and guidance system provider: An IT system which enables primary care professionals to request support/information from secondary care professionals during the triage and treatment of a patient. See this link for more info on advice and guidance – we are asking which tech solution and supplier you are using (if any) to underpin this. The eReferral System (supplier is NHS Digital) has the advice and guidance function and we have a number of advice and guidance services set up for Medway – as far as we are aware there is no contract
    2. Please state the expiry date for the trust’s contracts with the suppliers referred to above for the systems in question. N/A