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Advanced Health & Care secures major contract with Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Advanced Health & Care secures major contract with Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Published on: Thursday 7th August, 2014

Leading software provider, Advanced Health & Care (Advanced) has won a major contract with Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (the Trust), one of the UK’s largest mental health trusts, following a formal tendering process. The contract forms part of the Trust’s large scale IT modernisation strategy, which will place the organisation to the forefront of NHS IT, creating a new standard for healthcare.

Adastra’s LSP compliance is a first for Dutch out-of-hours care market

Adastra’s LSP compliance is a first for Dutch out-of-hours care market

Published on: Wednesday 6th August, 2014

Adastra from Advanced Health & Care (Advanced) has become the first patient management system to achieve compliance with the latest version of the Dutch LSP system. LSP - the Dutch version of the UK’s NHS Spine Directory - is a nationwide electronic network which enables out-of-hours care staff to electronically access and share patient records 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Adastra 111 software manages 10,000,000 NHS 111 calls

Adastra 111 software manages 10,000,000 NHS 111 calls

Published on: Wednesday 16th July, 2014

Figures released today reveal that Adastra 111, a market leading patient management system from Advanced Health & Care (Advanced) has been used to manage more than 10,000,000 NHS 111 calls since the solution was implemented in December 2011. This equates to one call every eight seconds. Advanced predicts that Adastra will have been used to manage 15,000,000 NHS 111 calls by the end of 2014.

Oxford NHS Foundation Trust joins Advanced Health & Care to discuss mobile working at Health+Care 2014

Oxford NHS Foundation Trust joins Advanced Health & Care to discuss mobile working at Health+Care 2014

Published on: Wednesday 18th June, 2014

Advanced Health & Care (Advanced), a leading supplier of IT solutions to the health and care sector, will be hosting a seminar at Health+Care 2014 (25th and 26th June 2014 at the Excel Exhibition and Conference Centre in London). The seminar is being hosted in partnership with Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust (’the Trust’). Advanced is also showcasing its product suite on stand O30 at Health+Care.

Advanced Health & Care secures multi-million pound contract with Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust

Advanced Health & Care secures multi-million pound contract with Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust

Published on: Monday 9th June, 2014

9 June 2014 – Leading software provider, Advanced Health & Care (Advanced) has signed a multi-million pound contract with Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust (the Trust) following a formal tendering process. The five year contract has the potential to be extended to 10 years.

iNurse key to enabling East London NHS Foundation Trust to reduce administration and improve front line care

iNurse key to enabling East London NHS Foundation Trust to reduce administration and improve front line care

Published on: Thursday 15th May, 2014

Following a successful bid for funding from the Nursing Technology Fund, East London NHS Foundation Trust (ELFT) is equipping 30 members of its Children’s Services Team with iNurse, a mobile patient management system from Advanced Health & Care (Advanced).

Twenty years of success for Advanced’s Adastra

Twenty years of success for Advanced’s Adastra

Published on: Tuesday 13th May, 2014

This year marks the 20th anniversary of Advanced Health & Care’s market leading patient management solution, Adastra. Since the Adastra solution was first introduced into the GP out-of-hours market in 1994, use of the solution has grown significantly and it is now the most widely used call handling, clinical and operational workflow system deployed in urgent and unscheduled care across the UK and Ireland. More than 90% of urgent care organisations across the UK and Ireland are now using Adastra.

Adastra 111 manages 212,000 NHS111 calls over Easter bank holiday

Adastra 111 manages 212,000 NHS111 calls over Easter bank holiday

Published on: Thursday 8th May, 2014

Figures released today reveal that 212,000 calls to NHS111 were handled over the Easter bank holiday weekend by Advanced Heath & Care’s (Advanced’s) Adastra 111 patient management system, which is deployed by a wide variety of healthcare providers across England. This equates to one call every 1.6 seconds and is a 53% increase on Easter 2013 figures (138,730 calls).

The Silver Line uses Adastra from Advanced to provide 24/7 support to helpline callers

The Silver Line uses Adastra from Advanced to provide 24/7 support to helpline callers

Published on: Thursday 1st May, 2014

Call management system, Adastra from Advanced Health & Care (Advanced), is on track to manage more than 200,000 telephone calls to The Silver Line in the service’s first year. Founded by Esther Rantzen and launched in November 2013, The Silver Line is the UK's only free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people. The Adastra Solution manages an average of 16,500 calls to the service each month.

Advanced Health & Care congratulates the finalists in the Great British Care Home Awards

Advanced Health & Care congratulates the finalists in the Great British Care Home Awards

Published on: Wednesday 16th April, 2014

Advanced Health & Care (Advanced), a leading provider of IT management systems for the health and care sectors would like to congratulate the 20 Advanced customers who have been confirmed as finalists in the Great British Care Home Awards. As well as being nominated for their individual categories, finalists are also now in the running to be crowned the overall winner.

Advanced Health & Care is named as a supplier in new NHS framework for contracting clinical IT systems

Published on: Tuesday 1st April, 2014

Leading software provider Advanced Health & Care (Advanced) has been selected as a supplier of GP IT systems for the new NHS framework, GP Systems of Choice (GPSoC).

Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust awards Advanced Health & Care preferred supplier status

Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust awards Advanced Health & Care preferred supplier status

Published on: Wednesday 19th March, 2014

Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust (the “Trust”) has awarded preferred supplier status to leading software provider Advanced Health & Care (“Advanced”) following a formal tendering process.

Advanced Health & Care showcases full range of IT solutions at Care Show

Advanced Health & Care showcases full range of IT solutions at Care Show

Published on: Monday 17th March, 2014

Advanced Health & Care (Advanced), a leading supplier of IT systems for the care sector, is showcasing its suite of care solutions on stand S126, Solent Hall at The Care Show Bournemouth (Bournemouth International Centre) on 26th and 27th March 2014.

Premier Care Dorset improves communication and reduces administration costs by 50% with iConnect from Advanced

Premier Care Dorset improves communication and reduces administration costs by 50% with iConnect from Advanced

Published on: Tuesday 11th March, 2014

Premier Care Dorset (Premier) has reduced administration costs by 50% and significantly improved staff communication after implementing iConnect, a mobile monitoring solution provided by Advanced Health & Care (Advanced).

Advanced Mobile Communications wins multi million pound contract to provide EE 4G mobile airtime to 4,000 Care UK employees

Advanced Mobile Communications wins multi million pound contract to provide EE 4G mobile airtime to 4,000 Care UK employees

Published on: Monday 17th February, 2014

Advanced Mobile Communications (Advanced), one of the UK’s fastest growing mobilisation specialists, has secured a five year contract with Care UK to provide mobile airtime to 4,000 employees via EE’s 4G network. This is Advanced Mobile’s largest mobile contract win to date.

Advanced Health & Care delivers rapid turnaround of Hepatitis C helpline in response to health emergency

Advanced Health & Care delivers rapid turnaround of Hepatitis C helpline in response to health emergency

Published on: Wednesday 22nd January, 2014

Advanced Health & Care manage quick turnaround and successful launch of an emergency helpline, for patients who have potentially been exposed to the Hepatitis C virus.

Care sector must harness technology to improve productivity and profits, report suggests

Care sector must harness technology to improve productivity and profits, report suggests

Published on: Wednesday 15th January, 2014

Less than a third of care sector businesses use IT to deliver service user data to staff

Advanced Health & Care would like to congratulate Anita Astle, MD of Wren Hall Nursing Home

Advanced Health & Care would like to congratulate Anita Astle, MD of Wren Hall Nursing Home

Published on: Monday 13th January, 2014

Advanced Health & Care would like to congratulate Anita Astle, Managing Director of Wren Hall Nursing Home who has been appointed MBE on the New Year Honours list, for her services to older people.

Report shows care sector's reluctance to adopt new technology is the biggest barrier to profitability

Report shows care sector's reluctance to adopt new technology is the biggest barrier to profitability

Published on: Wednesday 27th November, 2013

A new report commissioned by Advanced Health & Care and partner division, Advanced Business Solutions, has revealed a reluctance to embrace new technology in the care sector.

Advanced Health & Care unveils latest care technology at Care Show Birmingham

Advanced Health & Care unveils latest care technology at Care Show Birmingham

Published on: Monday 28th October, 2013

Advanced Health & Care (Advanced), a leading IT provider will unveil Caresys version 8, a widely used end-to-end care home management solution at the Care Show Birmingham at the NEC (stand F52) on 12 and 13 November 2013. The software will be demonstrated alongside a host of other mobile IT solutions.

Advanced Health & Care unveils Caresys version 8 promising faster navigation and reduced administration time for care homes

Advanced Health & Care unveils Caresys version 8 promising faster navigation and reduced administration time for care homes

Published on: Wednesday 23rd October, 2013

Advanced Health & Care (Advanced) today announces the launch of Caresys version 8, the latest version of the software company’s widely used end-to-end care home management solution.

Advanced Health & Care showcases iNurse at Healthcare Efficiency Through Technology Expo

Advanced Health & Care showcases iNurse at Healthcare Efficiency Through Technology Expo

Published on: Monday 7th October, 2013

Advanced Health & Care (Advanced), a leading provider of IT management systems for the health and social care sectors, is exhibiting on stand 10 at The Healthcare Efficiency Through Technology (HETT) Expo at Olympia West Hall, London on Tuesday, 8 October.

Aquisition of Avia Health Informatics business

Aquisition of Avia Health Informatics business

Published on: Friday 27th September, 2013

Advanced Computer Software Group plc a leading provider of software and IT services to the healthcare and commercial sectors, has purchased the business of Avia Health Informatics PLC, the developer and provider of clinical decision support and referral facilitation software.

Advanced Health & Care announces launch of refreshed suite of product logos

Advanced Health & Care announces launch of refreshed suite of product logos

Published on: Monday 9th September, 2013

Advanced Health & Care today announces the launch of a refreshed suite of product logos, which represent our focus on connected health and care solutions and to re-affirm the product brand identity within the Advanced family.

Carewatch (Bexley) improves quality and transparency of care with Advanced Health & Care’s electronic call monitoring solution

Carewatch (Bexley) improves quality and transparency of care with Advanced Health & Care’s electronic call monitoring solution

Published on: Thursday 18th July, 2013

Carewatch (Bexley), part of the Carewatch network, a leading national provider of care and support to people in their own homes, has rolled-out Advanced Health & Care’s (Advanced) electronic call monitoring solution, iConnect, to its 71 employees. The care organisation has also invested in 65 specialist Near Field Communication (NFC) Gentag handsets inclusive of EE airtime, provided by Advanced.

Advanced Health & Care showcases mobile solutions at Health+Care 2013

Advanced Health & Care showcases mobile solutions at Health+Care 2013

Published on: Thursday 23rd May, 2013

Advanced Health & Care (Advanced), one of the fastest growing suppliers of IT systems for the health and care sector, is showcasing its suite of leading solutions on stand J35, at Health+Care 2013 (Excel London on 12 and 13 June).

Advanced Health & Care selected for £300m NHS framework

Advanced Health & Care selected for £300m NHS framework

Published on: Thursday 11th April, 2013

Advanced is one of 10 suppliers to have been selected for a new NHS framework worth up to £300 million to supply clinical information systems to 30 community health trusts in London and the South.

Advanced Health & Care showcases IT solutions at Care Show

Advanced Health & Care showcases IT solutions at Care Show

Published on: Monday 11th March, 2013

Advanced Health & Care (Advanced), a leading supplier of IT systems for the care sector, is showcasing its suite of care solutions on stand S88, Solent Hall at the Care Show (Bournemouth International Centre on 19 and 20 March, 2013).

Advanced Health & Care incorporates Strand Technology brand

Advanced Health & Care incorporates Strand Technology brand

Published on: Friday 1st March, 2013

Advanced Health & Care (Advanced), a leading provider of IT management systems for the health and care sectors, announces that the Strand Technology brand has now been fully incorporated into Advanced Health & Care.

UK's largest community service provider to transform care with IT

UK's largest community service provider to transform care with IT

Published on: Tuesday 26th February, 2013

Kent Community Health NHS Trust (KCHT), one of the largest community service providers in the UK employing in the region of 5,400 staff, has selected Advanced Community, a sophisticated community healthcare system from Advanced Health & Care (Advanced). The contract will run for a minimum of three years.

Bluebird Care (Taunton) invests in a mobile monitoring solution to ensure continuity of care in flood risk area

Bluebird Care (Taunton) invests in a mobile monitoring solution to ensure continuity of care in flood risk area

Published on: Tuesday 12th February, 2013

Bluebird Care (Taunton) has invested in a mobile monitoring solution, iConnect, from Advanced Heath & Care (Advanced) to improve the way it manages home care workers in the Taunton area. The iConnect solution, which was provided to care workers on 1 February 2013, will also assist with contingency planning in Taunton's flood prone areas. This news follows the announcement that Bluebird Care (Bath and North East Somerset) has provided its 60 care workers with Advanced's iConnect solution.

Wirral Autistic Society improves monitoring of service user behaviour with CareSys

Wirral Autistic Society improves monitoring of service user behaviour with CareSys

Published on: Wednesday 23rd January, 2013

Wirral Autistic Society is improving the way it monitors and manages service user behaviour by using CareSys from Advanced Health & Care (Advanced). The solution is also increasing the accuracy and speed of reporting to commissioners. CareSys, which is a fully-integrated software solution for care organisations, went live at the Society in September 2012.

Bluebird Care provides 60 care workers with mobile monitoring solution to improve quality of care

Bluebird Care provides 60 care workers with mobile monitoring solution to improve quality of care

Published on: Monday 21st January, 2013

Bluebird Care (Bath and North East Somerset) is the first home care provider in the Bath and North East Somerset region to provide its care workers with a mobile monitoring solution to drive efficiencies and improve quality of care.

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