Technology

The United Nation’s seventeen sustainable development goals (SDGs) came into force in 2016. The set of goals is targeted for achievement by 2030 and involves targets such as improving food security and sustainably managing forests worldwide. Although all the SDGs are equally important, the coronavirus...

A little reflection will make anyone who tries to predict the future of healthcare nervous. After all, who could have said anything in early 2020 that turned out to be in any way accurate about the year to come! I do have the advantage of having...

Technology is everywhere reshaping our lives.  Former Health Secretary Stephen Dorrell, however, believes that healthcare is lagging behind this trend.  Writing in the foreword to a new report[1] on the benefits of Technology-Enabled Care Services published by PPP (Public Policy Projects, a think-tank), Dorrell says...

In March, Microsoft announced that its collaboration platform, Teams, would be made freely available to all NHS workers. This was in direct response to the Coronavirus outbreak and to help organisations deal with the many challenges that came with the virus. Over the proceeding months, we have read story after story...