Navigation Links
Three NHS Trusts Choose BigHand Voice Technology Under YHCPC Framework Agreement

BigHand signs up three Trusts via the Yorkshire and Humber NHS Framework, in addition to two in Dec & Jan, with Acute & Mental Care NHS Trusts currently selecting BigHand over competitors at a ratio of 4 to 1

London, UK (PRWEB) February 11, 2010 -- BigHand, a leading provider of voice technology to the healthcare market, has today announced it has signed up three further NHS Trusts through the Yorkshire and Humber NHS Framework, incorporating some 2000 users. These contracts are in addition to the decision of Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust to bring in BigHand last month, and that of Oxford & Buckinghamshire Mental Health NHS Trust in December. BigHand voice software is utilised by over 100,000 users and 1000 public sector and professional services organisations globally.

The three NHS Trusts to have ordered BigHand voice software include:

-   Basildon & Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
-   The Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust
-   Airedale NHS Trust

BigHand voice software helps Trusts remove costly and time consuming administrative duties, allowing hospital staff to concentrate more fully on their clinical requirements. During 2009, BigHand was selected by the NHS Yorkshire and Humber Commercial Procurement Collaborative for the provision of digital dictation and speech recognition. This Framework is available to Trusts across the UK and removes the need for time consuming tender processes.

Stephen Brooker, a current Non-Executive Director at an NHS Trust and Consultant for BigHand commented:

"This is a major step for NHS trusts in the process of implementing initiatives to help meet key national targets, reinforcing that these clients are all engaged in the process to deliver 21st century medicine in a fast, safe way to the highest standards of clinical governance."

Other NHS Trusts who have already invested in BigHand technology include, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Trust, Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust and The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust.    

Chris Bell, BigHand. Tel: +44 (0)20 7940 5907

About BigHand
BigHand is based out of London, Chicago, Sydney and Toronto and is a Microsoft Gold Partner & BlackBerry ISV Partner. The leading digital dictation vendor in the public sector and professional services industries, BigHand currently supports over 100,000 software users globally. The BigHand for BlackBerry® application won 'Mobile Product of the Year' at the CNet Business Technology Awards 2008. Further information is available at


Read the full story at

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. Plexus Systems Ranks in Top Third of the 2007 Inc. 5,000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 226%
2. Best Practice Database: Complimentary Excerpt of Three Sales Force Excellence Studies
3. Lorus Therapeutics announces election of three new Directors and appoints a new Chairman
4. Portico Systems Wins Three Awards in 30 Days
5. Three Batesville Casket Company Production Facilities Honored for Manufacturing Expertise by National Organizations
6. Unions File Charges Against Tenet Healthcare Corporation, Three Northern California Hospitals
7. Introduces Three New Free Services: Health Business Daily Newsletter, Health Business Meeting Calendar, and Health Care Job Openings
8. Sign Up Now for Project Management Essentials - Three Days of Training in IT Project Management Fundamentals
9. Medco Unveils Three New Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Options for 2008 to Provide Seniors More Choice, Better Value and Specialist Pharmacists
10. ReBuilder Medical Technologies, Inc. Increases Staffing by 30% in Three Weeks Due to Increase in Demand for All ReBuilder Medical Products
11. Brain, Eye and Heart Health: Three Reasons to Eat More Omega-3s
Post Your Comments:
Related Image:
Three NHS Trusts Choose BigHand Voice Technology Under YHCPC Framework Agreement
(Date:11/30/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 30, 2015 , ... The successful ... emerging pharmaceutical company. Because it is so important to this key industry segment, Regis ... in your IND Filing” on December 4th at 11am EST. , Federal law does ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... November 30, 2015 , ... ... of DataTrade Solutions Inc., a Healthcare IT consulting, development and support company. The ... and technical experience available within DataTrade to extend the services currently provided by ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... November 30, 2015 , ... GKhair & Tibolli team members and ... Beauty Show held on November 8th and 9th at the Puerto Rico Convention Center, ... artists, renowned beauticians and top of the line fashion journalists. The San Juan Beauty ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... 30, 2015 , ... Innovaacom, a leading provider of medical ... survey of educational needs for pharmacists worldwide. The poll of pharmacists in Europe, ... quality online and face-to-face education for pharmacists who are fast becoming the new ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... Burnsville MN (PRWEB) , ... November 30, 2015 ... ... addition of a new product dealer. Joining more than 30 HealthPostures’ dealers located ... its foot space and increase the number of corporate, industrial, manufacturing and government ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/30/2015)... -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR ) (the "Company") today ... its previously announced consent solicitation (as amended and restated, ... amount 7⅛% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "Notes") to ... pursuant to the Consent Solicitation, (ii) the proposed increased ... date of the Consent Solicitation.    ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... Mexico Healthcare and Life Sciences Report 2015 ... . --> Pharmaboardroom releases its new 98-page Mexico ... America , a country of over 122 million people. ... 122 million people. --> It offers companies, investors, policymakers, ... insights into the second largest pharma and healthcare market in ...
(Date:11/29/2015)... Nov. 29, 2015   Royal Philips  (NYSE: PHG, ... solutions at the 2015 Radiological Society of North America ... McCormick Place in Chicago . Visitors ... the company,s broad portfolio of integrated Diagnostic Imaging, Clinical ... increase clinical performance, improve workflow and create a superior ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: