25Feb

Medisec Software achieves ITK2 accreditation

Medisec Software has gained ITK2 accreditation for its hospital-based clinical correspondence solution. MedisecTRUST Digital Dictation, which offers the NHS a paperless correspondence process from speech mike to GP practice, has met the criteria for the Department of Health’s interoperability toolkit (ITK2) – a set of standards, frameworks and implementation guides for the electronic exchange of…Read more

04Feb

Calling Alder Hey: remote digital dictation development

MedisecTRUST Digital Dictation software is being extended at Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust for use by offsite clinicians. Development is underway to enable anyone working in the community to telephone in on a landline or mobile phone and dictate letters remotely. All remote dictations will be immediately available for transcription, fully integrated with existing…Read more

01Feb

Digital dictation on the move

Alder Hey clinicians can now dictate correspondence anywhere at any time at the children’s hospital and enjoy the same workflow capabilities as those using tethered desktop dictation. Medisec Software has integrated its digital dictation software with Olympus pocket memo devices for clinicians who regularly have to dictate letters on the move, such as those working…Read more

21Nov

Health efficiency boost for Cheshire hospitals, GPs and patients

East Cheshire NHS Trust has moved exclusively to electronic communications with Cheshire GPs, in a landmark move that will boost patient care. Fifty-six GP practices across Cheshire are now exclusively receiving hospital correspondence and discharge summaries electronically – minimising administrative errors and risks associated with duplicate letters. MedisecTRUST is used by the Trust to generate…Read more

18Nov

New digital dictation system? 10 ways to get buy in from your clinicians

How do you persuade already over-stretched healthcare professionals to buy into a new technology that takes time to get used to and necessitates a change in the way they work? 1. Engage clinicians from the offset Start the engagement process with a series of open days for clinicians (and administration staff).  Ask attendees to fill…Read more

18Oct

How to choose a Digital Dictation supplier – 10 key questions to ask

Is the solution integrated with the Trust’s Patient Administration System to reduce clerical error risks and realise time efficiencies? Do they allow you to run a fully operational pilot first before committing? Do they offer a fully integrated ‘end-to-end’ speech mic to GP solution using the same technology from only one supplier, so there are no…Read more

17Oct

Cross-border comms development for MedisecTRUST

A pilot scheme is underway that will deliver clinical correspondence from East Cheshire’s hospitals in Macclesfield, Knutsford and Congleton to GPs in North Staffordshire and Stoke. In a similar vein, University Hospital of North Staffordshire (UHNS) correspondences are now being delivered to GPs in Cheshire. East Cheshire NHS Trust and UHNS are both using MedisecTRUST…Read more

15Oct

Medisec partners with Philips

Medisec Software has been approved as a partner by Philips to use its hardware as part of its digital dictation solution. Philips’ Software Development Kit (SDK) can now be used with MedisecTRUST Digital Dictation and development work is now underway to introduce the hardware at Macclesfield District General Hospital, as part of its new digital…Read more

10Oct

Medisec boosts its Digital Dictation software team

Medisec Software has strengthened its team with the appointed Darren Kenyon as a software developer. Darren, 29, holds an HND in Computing and joins from Capital Capture North where he was a systems developer. Previous experience also includes roles as a technical support consultant with Isys Search Software and a technical support engineer with Basware…Read more

19Sep

Healthcare boost for Ranby prisoners

Ranby Prison GPs are set to receive swifter clinical information about inmates treated at Doncaster and Bassetlaw hospitals thanks to an advanced electronic delivery system.Read more

04Jul

GPs to receive faster clinical updates on Macclesfield A&E patients

East Cheshire NHS Trust’s A&E Department can now collate and send clinical patient information to...Read more

25Jun

Apprentice boosts Medisec’s development team

Medisec Software has boosted its software development team with the appointment of Cheshire apprentice Alex...Read more

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