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Local focus to investment needed to resolve care crisis
In response to the NAO report into health and social care integration, Jos Creese argues that a fundamental rethink is needed, on which local government must be fully engaged
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Platforms, not proprietary technology, must power integrated health and care
In the latest of our articles in Health and Social Care Week, Leeds City Council’s chief digital officer Dylan Roberts says the only way the integration of health and social care can succeed is by adopting platforms that allow us to bring different technology and information systems together
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The ‘IT Crowd’ can help to deliver more integrated care
In the second of our opinion pieces in Health and Social Care Week, Karl Goatley, director of IT at Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, says a fresh approach to IT for healthcare is taking hold
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Government Computing Focus for early 2017
What issues will we be keeping an eye on editorially in 2017?
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Can technology open the door to joined up health and social care?
Technology has a pivotal role to play in delivering successful health and social care integration, says Mark Raeburn, managing director of Capita One
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Why government should ring-fence £4 million for local data scientists
Tom Symons, principal researcher in government innovation at Nesta, says a data revolution is coming to local government, but it needs a helping hand from Whitehall
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Digital initiatives: looking beyond the technology
Driving digital initiatives requires a great customer experience as much as technical excellence says James Collingridge, partnership manager at Peterborough City Council
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The government needs to get its ‘digital mojo’ back: here’s how
With little ‘digital’ of note in the Autumn Statement, Eduserv’s Jos Creese warns the government’s digital ambitions are on the slow track
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Local government makes progress on countering data breaches
Egress chief executive Tony Pepper says a 20% drop in data breaches for local government is good news, but there is still work to do
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Can technology change the consciousness of a city?
Digital strategist and innovation consultant Abhay Adhikari provides an answer developed through a series of experiments run in eight cities
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A Matter of Record
Council and healthcare users weigh up long term options for preservation of their digital assets and usability of institutional records
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Councils urged to focus their efforts on collaboration and sharing
By David Bicknell
Former Surrey and Croydon ICT Lead Nick Roberts says individual organisations have neither all the information they need to successfully complete end to end citizen tasks, nor the resources to succeed alone
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Do we need a cloud-first mandate in local government?
Eduserv’s Jos Creese says UK councils have a way to go in understanding how the cloud can or should play a role in local public services modernisation
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When will UK citizens have the chance to vote online?
Ian Brook of Scytl asks whether advanced encryption and decryption methods that incorporate digital signatures and immutable logs may lead to improved trust in, and the wider adoption of e-voting
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Worcestershire targets delivering 100% of services online
By David Bicknell
Council believes by focusing on app-driven digital channels developed with OutSystems, it can cut costs, simplify council interaction for citizens, and share solutions with other authorities
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