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  • Blog Post: 4 common misconceptions about the cloud – and how they’re holding back your organisation

    Cloud services may be big business – but the benefits of the cloud are not always well understood. Many non-technical leaders harbour misconceptions about the cloud that make it difficult to take full advantage of everything a cloud services platform can offer. At the recent EHI Live show, Richard...
  • Blog Post: The 3 big questions every health organisation needs to ask before launching a desktop transformation project

    Rolling out a desktop transformation project doesn’t have to be painful -- if the project is approached in the right fashion. “You need to consider the things that are going to comprise the desktop – not the desktop itself,” said Chris Marks, Director of Strategy at Esteem at...
  • Blog Post: How natural language processing can turn case notes into actionable intelligence

    Finding ways to do more with health data was a major theme at this year’s EHI Live conference in Birmingham. One of the best examples of this trend was a talk given by Paul Henderson of Ascribe on ways better data analysis can lead to better healthcare outcomes. Healthcare providers often...
  • Blog Post: Looking ahead to the year in healthcare: What challenges will the NHS face in 2014?

    This post is by Sophie Smyth. Now that EHI Live 2013 is over and done, it’s time to pause and reflect on all the important lessons of this year’s show. Mark Smith, Microsoft UK’s Director of Health, shared his insights into the key learnings from EHI Live 2013 -- and his predictions...
  • Blog Post: 3 ways UK care providers should be reimagining healthcare

    Technology can be touted as the cure-all for what ails the UK healthcare sector. But it can just as easily be part of the problem, if it isn’t implemented properly. To make the most of technology investments, healthcare providers need to be willing to ask hard questions about their organisational...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live 2013 in review: What was everyone buzzing about this year?

    Now that sun has set on EHI Live for another year, it’s time to take a moment and reflect on the big ideas that dominated this year’s show. Microsoft were joined at EHI Live by some stellar partners in the healthcare space: Ascribe, Concentra, Esteem, OSCL, Cloud2, IMGROUP, Optevia, Risual...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live wrap-up day 1: Getting to grips with patient data

    The UK’s leading minds in healthcare converged on Birmingham on 5 Nov. for the start of EHI Live 2013. There were panel talks and case studies – not to mention demos and giveaways. There were lots of big ideas being discussed at the show, but much of the conversation boiled down to finding...
  • Blog Post: Connect with Microsoft at this year’s EHI Live!

    After months of anticipation, EHI Live 2013 is finally upon us. Microsoft will be at stand B60 in NEC Hall 1 in Birmingham for the entire show – and we’re got lots of great stuff planned. At this year’s EHI you can: Find out how technology is reshaping how people work day-to...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live preview: Check out these Microsoft partner mini seminars

    There’s a lot to see and do at EHI Live beyond the official conference program – come by the Microsoft stand (B60) during the conference breaks for our Mini Seminar programme. We’ll be featuring talks from some of our partners and clients discussing how they are reimagining healthcare...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live 2013 preview: Learn to build your own healthcare app!

    Mobile app development, is one of the most important topics in healthcare information technology today, but it’s also one of the most intimidating. Sure, it’d be wonderful to be able to build your own application to handle a unique need at your organisation, or even a mass-market app with...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live 2013 preview: Using mortality data to improve care

    One of our health care partners, IMGROUP , will be joining Microsoft at EHI Live on 5-6 November, 2013. Michael Kiruba-Raja from IMGROUP discusses here what the team will be showing at EHI Live. Mortality rate data from NHS trusts has been much in the news lately, as a source of worry and frustration...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live 2013 preview: Using tablets to reduce costs and improve care

    One of our health care partners, OCSL , will be joining Microsoft at EHI Live on 5-6 November, 2013. Sarah Kennedy , Health Solutions Specialist from OCSL discusses here what the team will be showing at EHI Live . More and more NHS Trusts are faced with developing and improving the patient experience...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live 2013 preview: Win a one-of-a-kind prize at this year’s EHI Live!

    If you swing by the Microsoft stand at this year’s EHI Live, you’ll have a chance to win a one-of-a-kind prize. Windows 8.1 fully supports 3D printing so to show off this nifty trick, we’re inviting EHI Live attendees to sit for a 3D scanning and potentially win a 3D-printed miniature...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live 2013 preview: A paperless NHS by 2018? Could it ever happen?

    One of our health care partners, Cloud 2 , will be joining Microsoft at EHI Live on 5-6 November, 2013. Richard Smith from Cloud2 discusses here what the team will be showing at EHI Live. Despite the advent of electronic communications and records, paper is still used extensively for communicating...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live 2013 preview: Reimagining healthcare means reimagining how we work each day

    First things first: Watch this video. Go on. It's not very long and it's guaranteed to resonate with anyone who has ever felt frustrated with the constraints of the modern workplace. Whether you do your work in an office, a cubical or a hospital workstation, it’s a message whose time has...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live 2013 preview: Improving the safety, quality and cost-effectiveness of unscheduled care using Big Data

    One of our health care partners, Ascribe , will be joining Microsoft at EHI Live on 5-6 November, 2013. Paul Henderson from Ascribe discusses here what the team will be showing at EHI Live. According to Gartner, a huge percentage of decisions made at work ignore the large volume of evidence that could...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live 2013 preview: Getting clinicians involved in designing their own solutions

    One of our health care partners, Optevia , will be joining Microsoft at EHI Live on 5-6 November, 2013. Steve Lyon from Optevia discusses here what the team will be showing at EHI Live. One of the things I really like about working with health sector customers who are using patient relationship management...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live 2013 preview: This year we’re reimagining healthcare

    EHI Live is always one of the UK’s most exciting healthcare events, but EHI Live 2013 is shaping up to be something just a little bit special. We’ll be delving deep into some of the big ideas that will be driving transformation in the healthcare space for years to come -- and how you can...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live Roundup: Tested technologies and a Partner on your doorstep

    Microsoft was a significant exhibitor at EHI Live 2012; with new products, new routes to engaging with NHS organisations, and a vibrant Partner community of experts... EHI Live has cemented its position as the pre-eminent conference for healthcare technology professionals in the UK; and this year...
  • Blog Post: EHI Live partners share their thoughts on camera!

    Last week the Microsoft in Health Team visited the two-day EHI Live event at Birmingham's NEC. As well as our team of Microsoft experts, we also had some of our health partners on our large stand to showcase the latest innovative solutions they are working on with customers. The EHI Live event was...
  • Blog Post: Increased efficiency, improved patient care and provider accountability

    With less than 24 hours left until EHI Live 2012 kicks off in Birmingham, it's time for our partner Optevia to provide their insight in to what they get up to and their presence at EHI Live... Optevia has been watching developments in the UK health space since the arrival of the Coalition government...
  • Blog Post: Depleted financial resources doesn’t have to equal depleted patient care

    Ben Jones, NHS Client Director at Trustmarque, explains how the NHS can maximise efficiency and provide better patient care, without depleting existing resources Today’s NHS is challenged when it comes to meeting ever stricter performance targets while coping with cut budgets. There are many...
  • Blog Post: EHI excitement for OCSL

    We have another of our great partners, OCSL, blogging for us today about their thoughts on the EHI Live event next week. We have more to come soon! With just a short time until the doors open for another EHI conference, there is palpable excitement within the OCSL health team . We’re really looking...
  • Blog Post: Enterprise collaboration – what does good look like?

    Today we bring you a post by another Microsoft partner - attending the EHI Live 2012 event in November. This is what Simon Hudson from Cloud2 Ltd has to say... Everyone seems to talk about collaboration, often in terms of it being a panacea for all ills, a cure for diabetes and a route to world peace...
  • Blog Post: Clinician-led IT projects are a winner (partner post by Enline)

    In the run up to EHI Live, we are giving some of our partners the chance to post on our blog about what they're currently up to and their view of EHI Live 2012 (November). First out of the blocks is Jack Clarke, Microsoft Business Manager from our partner Enline ... I’ve been working with...
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