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November 14, 2013

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Chair of Digital Leaders Rachel Neaman, who was also one of the judges, spoke about the transformative power of digital, especially in the welfare, care and education sectors, and declared that “it is time for digital to go mainstream”.

Digital must go mainstream, say experts at Digital Leaders 50 Awards
New Services

Ascribe, a provider of integrated healthcare IT services and solutions, has announced the recent successful Go Live of a fully managed Patient Administration System (PAS), CaMIS, at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust.

Ascribe Patient Administration System goes live at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

According to Chris Guest, Head of ICT & Customer Services, Flintshire County Council: “The app, along with our recently redeveloped website have been designed to ensure residents can interact with the Council 24 hours a day.”

Flintshire County Council app to help improve communication with citizens
New Product / Technology

An app to locate every recycling point in the cit, a project to encourage the public to shop locally and technology which helps blind people to cross roads more safely were just some of the ideas to come out of the first Edinburgh Apps event.

Data sets used to create apps and websites at Edinburgh App event

While the idea is well embedded in central and local government, where ‘digital by default’ is a key driver, for other parts of the public sector ‘channel shift’ is an unfamiliar term, according to the ‘Public Sector Channel Shift Strategies Survey Report 2013.

Public sector can save £3bn via channel shift: Goss Interactive

The Government Digital Service (GDS) and the Government Procurement Service (GPS) have put together a new Digital Services framework in a bid to match government bodies to suppliers which can help provide ‘digital by default’ public services.

84% of suppliers on new Digital Services framework are SMEs
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