Why you need data from a single accurate source – the individual

Integrating multiple personal data streams is how we get a rounded view of personal insights or common experiences. But doing so brings its own issues where data has been held in different formats. As everyone from health services running multiple systems to governments to aggregation services can testify, there is pain and time involved in … Continue reading Why you need data from a single accurate source – the individual

Patient centricity: Patient empowerment lessons from the US

The US healthcare system undeniably faces significant challenges. Despite spiralling costs and a high GDP spend, its patient outcomes fare very badly compared to similar countries, especially in measures such as life expectancy. There are also still significant challenges around affordable universal access. But among the various challenges, there have been some very interesting regulatory … Continue reading Patient centricity: Patient empowerment lessons from the US

Why the answer to relentless demand on our health services is empowering patients with data

We were delighted to be asked to contribute a thought leadership blog to TechUK's #ReadyforWinter Campaign Week. Pressure on our health services, tough at the best of times, always worsens over winter - and this past season was the worst yet for the NHS. In times of trouble, looking to technology to help solve problems … Continue reading Why the answer to relentless demand on our health services is empowering patients with data