Papworth rolls out Patients Know Best to 1,500 patients

Digital Health‘s writer Ben Heather has featured PKB in his latest “Health IT news in brief” article

Papworth rolls out Patients Know Best to 1,500 patients

One of Europe’s largest specialist heart and lung hospital has adopted Patients Know Best (PKB) medical records. The patient controlled record has been made available to patients treated by Papworth Hospital’s lung defence teams, which handle the complex chronic cases.

Of the 1,500 patients offered PKB, 200 signed up in the first week. It has been used to host a “virtual clinic”, including e-consultation, and provide access to patient records for specialist physiotherapists involved in a patients’ care.

Read the full article here – Health IT news in brief

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