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Induction Healthcare - Induction aids rollout of Health Records on iPhone

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Induction Healthcare Group PLC
27 October 2020
 

27th October 2020

Induction Healthcare Group PLC

("Induction Healthcare" or the "Group")

Induction Healthcare helps Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Trust become one

of the first UK health institutions to offer Health Records on iPhone

 

- NHS hospitals using Induction Healthcare's Zesty platform ("Induction Zesty") and Cerner Millennium® can now offer Health Records on iPhone to their patients, via the Induction Zesty patient portal. This is after an important first of type NHS innovation project at Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Trust, an Induction Zesty customer.

Induction Healthcare, a leading healthcare technology company that helps healthcare professionals deliver better care more efficiently, announces that its Induction Zesty, working in collaboration with Apple and the Cerner Corporation, has recently supported the rollout of Health Records on iPhone to patients at Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Trust (MKUH), one of the first two NHS hospital trusts to launch this ground-breaking feature in the UK.

Hospitals using the Induction Zesty patient portal and Cerner Millennium, a leading global Electronic Health Records platform, can now take advantage of Induction Zesty's very high patient adoption rates to maximise the number of their patients accessing Health Records on iPhone.

 

MKUH Chief Executive, Professor Joe Harrison said:

"This is a really exciting step for the hospital and our patients. We continually hear from our patients that they want more autonomy over their health care - having access to their health records is the key part of this, so this is a momentous step forward.

 

"Accessing their health records via the Health app on iPhone provides another great option for patients to view their health data. Clinicians will still contact patients to discuss their care and any test results. It just means patients have the additional opportunity to view this information on their iPhone."

Patients' medical records are usually held in multiple locations, requiring patients to log in to each care provider's website to piece together the information manually. Health Records on iPhone creates a direct, encrypted connection between medical institutions and a patient's iPhone, allowing them to see a central view of their allergies, conditions, immunizations, lab results, medications, procedures and vitals.

James Balmain, Joint-CEO of Induction Healthcare, said:

"With brilliant support from our friends at Milton Keynes hospital and Cerner, we worked to authenticate and onboard Milton Keynes patients so they're able to use Health Records on iPhone. Over 70,000 patients have registered at Milton Keynes and they can now access this feature on their iPhones.

"We are huge supporters of giving patients access to their clinical records and I see the availability of Health Records on iPhone in the UK market as a positive step towards this goal. We look forward to working with Apple, Cerner and many more hospitals in the UK so they can offer this feature to their patients."

ENQUIRIES

 

Induction Healthcare

Via FTI Consulting

Dr Hugo Stephenson, Joint Chief Executive Officer


James Balmain, Joint Chief Executive Officer




Numis Securities (Nominated Adviser and Broker)

+44 (0) 207 260 1000

James Black / Freddie Barnfield / Huw Jeremy / Matthew Jones




FTI Consulting

+44 (0) 203 727 1000

Jamie Ricketts / Elena Kalinskaya / Sam Purewal


 

About Induction

Induction Healthcare Group PLC is a leading healthcare technology company that helps healthcare professionals deliver better care more efficiently via a suite of technology platforms, including Induction Switch, Induction MicroGuide, Induction Zesty and Induction HealthStream.

The Induction Zesty platform, a leading provider of patient portals to NHS Hospitals in the UK, enables hospital patients to manage their care direct from their smartphone. Induction Zesty removes the friction from everyday health related tasks, like booking and managing appointments, enabling remote patient monitoring, and sharing copies of electronic medical records. 

Induction HealthStream is a proprietary data integration platform that reads and writes patient demographic, appointment and clinical record data between a growing number of hospital EHR systems and the Induction platforms.

Induction Switch is the number one healthcare collaboration app in the UK, used by the majority of hospital doctors within the NHS. The app helps over 170,000 registered users in multiple territories, including the UK, Ireland, Australia & South Africa, to increase productivity and enhance communication by securely sharing phone numbers and bleeps, bookmarks, documents and messages in a clinical setting. 

The Induction MicroGuide platform provides medical organisations with the ability to collaboratively create, edit, and publish their own local medical guidelines in a secure and locally administrated environment. The platform helps over 190,000 registered users in multiple territories, including most hospital trusts within the NHS. 

https://inductionhealthcare.com

www.zesty.co.uk

 

 

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