Software in the NHS - Technical and Political

Date/Time:
Thursday 24 June 2010, 18:30, refreshments available from 17:45   

Speaker:
Frank Hester, Managing Director, TPP UK www.tpp-uk.com

Description:

By 2008, more than ten million people in England and Wales had patient records held on clinical computer system, SystmOne - just 10 years after Frank Hester & Satvinder Virk founded the company.

This talk by Frank Hester, cofounder and Managing Director of TPP will explain Life at TPP in terms of Politics and Technicalities in NHS IT. Frank will take us through the challenges they’ve faced in a history of the company in the NHS from a technical and political perspective.

Please send an email to wybranchbcs@googlemail.com with the subject line of "RE: WYBCS - Notice of Meeting - Subject Software in the NHS - Technical and Political" if you intend coming to the meeting, as I’m sure you appreciate, we have to arrange a suitable room with the venue for safety and security reasons. As usual this meeting is free and open to all BCS Members and non-members alike.