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Graphic to illustrate data linkages and sharing in healthcare

10th December 2018

A new advisory group has been set up to bring together information governance experts and people who have led on projects from around the North East and North Cumbria specialising in setting up and gathering data sharing preferences. The group has been convened by Fiona McDonald, Clinical Advisor at NHS England and also a Director […]

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Newcastle declaration

18th October 2018

At the Great North Care Record, we are delighted at the policy announcement from the Secretary of State yesterday with the The future of healthcare: Our vision for digital, data and technology in health and care. This policy provides us with the mandate we have been working towards as part of our programme. We are […]

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Healthy New Town's demand planning app

1st August 2018

A team of researchers from Durham University funded by Connected Health Cities has created an app which allows GP practices in County Durham to plan future staffing levels using predictive analytics. The app means that GP practices can begin to analyse patterns in their data in way they haven’t been able to do before. The […]

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22nd May 2018

Author: Kathryn Common, Communications Manager, Connected Health Cities North East and North Cumbria A key element of the Connected Health Cities programme is the development of an ARC or Trusted Research Environment. Each of the Connected Health Cities regions are exploring this through a number of care pathway projects. A great deal of work has […]

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