Barcoding and RFID can be traced back decades, yet many businesses are still in the infant stages of their identification offering. Sam Tulip investigates the reasons behind this and looks at the innovations reviving the use of barcode and RFID technologies…
Health secretary Matt Hancock has banned NHS trusts from procuring fax machines and demanded that they are phased out by 31st March 2020.
Supply Chain Coordination, which provides the management function of the new NHS Supply Chain, has appointed three non-executive directors – Heather Tierney-Moore, Steven Glew and Heather Benjamin.
Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has awarded an inventory management contract to Ingenica Solutions as it aims to transform its supply chain and procurement efficiencies, secure long-term cost savings and improve patient safety.
The Co-op is moving back into the healthcare market with the acquisition of Dimec, a healthcare technology start-up, which has developed a digital solution for repeat prescriptions.