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February 12, 2014

Point to Point Data Sharing

There has been lots of debate in the news regarding care.data and one of the questions we’ve been asked is, “Would it be possible to share data directly with the data processor, rather than sending all data via HSCIC?”. We think it would be possible and this would be our proposal for the high level […]

December 4, 2013

Press Release: INPS announces iPad solution to p...

London, 3 December 2013: INPS has announced a new iPad app that gives GPs secure access to their Vision patient records during home visits....

November 4, 2013

Open Health Integration Group

We have been a little quiet on here as of late but not as a result of lack of things to say. On the contrary, we’ve been bursting at t...

June 10, 2013

Commissioning Show / Health+Care 2013 – St...

Looking forward to exhibiting at the Commissioning Show on Wednesday and Thursday this week at London Excel. Come and visit us on stand J52,...

April 8, 2013

Hospital-based consultants perform virtual glauc...

We are delighted to have been involved in this innovative mobile setup with Moorfields Eye Hospital which allows us to bring glaucoma assess...

March 15, 2013

Black Pear and Moorfields delivering interoperab...

Over the last couple of months, we have been working in collaboration with Moorfields Eye Hospital and Charing Systems to develop a prototyp...

March 12, 2013

Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013

Recently, Black Pear have been involved in some exciting work with Sintero, producing a prototype document viewer app. In essence, the app e...

November 12, 2012

EHI Live retrospective

Sadly, I was unable to make it to EHI Live last week, so after a catch up with my fellow colleagues, I have captured some of their key obser...

November 2, 2012

Turn planned healthcare into a reality – E...

We’re at EHI Live on Tuesday and Wednesday (stand F50), where we will be showcasing genuine interoperability between Vision 360 and myHealth...

October 4, 2012

How myHealthFile could improve Dementia Services

The current systems in place for the provision of dementia management pose some serious limitations, which could be costly to the patient, c...

October 2, 2012

HETT Expo 2012 – Stand 193

With only 1 week to go, we’re really looking forward to exhibiting at Healthcare Efficiency Through Technology Expo on Tuesday 9th Oct...

September 27, 2012

Improvising a portable satellite internet link

We have recently deployed iRIS to a mobile clinic that can provide community-based treatment for wet age-related macular degeneration (wet A...

July 6, 2012

Deciphering the Jargon: What does iOS 6 hold for...

Depending on where your interests lie, you may have watched Apple’s WWDC 2012 keynote speech, the presentation that marks the opening of the...

July 3, 2012

MasterChef, healthcare and computers – what’s th...

Every now and then new ingredients, cooking methods, trends and gadgets emerge that challenge recipes, menus and how they are served. Constr...

July 3, 2012

HANDI NE Cluster Meeting 4th July 2012

Looking forward to the first NE cluster meeting where Dunmail will be leading the discussion about the app development process, followed by...