The digital revolution in healthcare has everything to do with nursing and midwifery. 

A guest blog from Lucy Brown, Director of Nursing and Deputy Director of the Florence Nightingale Foundation Academy  As the Director of Nursing and Deputy Director of the Florence Nightingale Foundation Academy, my role predominantly focuses on leading the educational and membership workstreams to commission leadership, online and bespoke programmes and scholarships, as well as […]

New information sharing standard to support social prescribing

Social prescribing helps connect people to services that can improve their health and wellbeing, and sharing information is key to ensuring people get the support they need in the community. PRSB has  published a standard that will help ensure the right information flows between services to support better care and outcomes for people using social […]

The Welsh Nursing Care Record’s journey to success

Fran Beadle is the National Clinical Informatics Lead (Nursing) in Wales and Assistant Head of Clinical Informatics in Wales The Welsh Nursing Care Record was created by Digital Health and Care Wales and nurses and colleagues across the Welsh health system to create a digital process with standardised nursing documentation. The Record went live in […]

PRSB welcome TPP and RIX to the Standards Partnership Scheme

With the ambition to improve clinical access and empower patients, joining the Standards Partnership Scheme was a natural step for TPP. Rix Research and Media also joined the Scheme this month, with the aim of enabling person-centred care for people with learning disabilities. TPP is now entering its landmark 25th year since being founded by […]

Partner event recap: the About Me breakfast briefing

The About Me standard was the focus of March’s partner event and the session focused on why the standard is important, how it can make a tangible impact on health and care and the challenges suppliers might encounter when implementing it. PRSB’s Clinical Director, Dr Nilesh Bharakhada kicked off the session by contextualising the About […]

The return of Digital Health Rewired proves busy for PRSB

Digital Health Rewired returned to the Business Design Centre in London on 15 and 16 March, featuring keynote speeches from Simon Bolton, Tim Ferris, Helen Thomas and Dan West. The agenda covered many areas of health and social care, including national policy, integrated care, digital transformation and a ‘pitchfest’ competition for digital health start-ups and […]