On the 20th March 2019, we were delighted to be awarded the prestigious HSJ Partnership Award in their “Medical Software, Systems and Technology” category. The award was for our work to digitally transform the medical staff bank at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital Foundation Trust (ChelWest). We were also chuffed to also receive a Highly Commended […]
A new approach to healthcare innovation is upon us. With the launch of NHSX, a unit bringing together talent from the NHS, Government and industry, we could be set to usher in a new dawn of unity when it comes to rolling out new technology. Anyone familiar with technology projects in the NHS will know […]
The long awaited Topol Review was published yesterday. The review, commissioned by the Secretary of State for Health last May, looks at how the NHS must upskill in order to be prepared for a digital future. California based Dr Eric Topol has duly delivered an insightful state of the union, looking at where the NHS must focus […]
First published in HTN on the 5th of Februrary, 2019 By Dr Anas Nader, NHS doctor and Founder/CEO of Patchwork We are seeing UK start-ups make huge strides when it comes to how patients are able to see their doctors. Technology-led solutions are increasing in popularity — from video-based consultations to remote tracking of conditions. But whilst the hype is […]
Patchwork (formerly LocumTap) secures a strategic investment from BMJ to help healthcare employers better manage temporary staffing demands.
Patchwork is delighted to announce the launch of our pilot for the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) Flexible Bank Programmein two our partner organisations — Chelsea & Westminster Trust and London North West University Healthcare Trust. NHS staff at London North West Healthcare NHS Trust and Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust will benefit from a greater freedom […]
From the Co-founder & CEO There comes a time in a company’s lifecycle when change is necessary. A tipping point. An opportunity. LocumTap is about to start a new chapter. Today we are launching our brand new locum app, which is re-designed from the ground up. We’re also about to announce exciting partnerships in the next […]