Software-enabled healthcare solutions
Maternity Direct shortlisted as a finalist in the HSJ Partnership Awards 2021
Acadiant and Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust are delighted to announce that Maternity Direct: A Midwife in Your Pocket has been shortlisted for the Workforce Innovation Award at the HSJ Partnership Awards 2021, recognising outstanding dedication to improving healthcare and effective collaboration with the NHS.
The judging panel comprised a diverse range of highly regarded figures across the NHS and wider healthcare sector. To be shortlisted as a finalist for these awards, despite tough competition from a pool of brilliant applications, is a mark of real achievement for Acadiant and Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust.
Maternity Direct is the first secure telemedicine chat app in the UK that connects a pregnant woman with a registered NHS midwife for non-urgent queries and stores their text chat in the Trust’s medical record system... read more
Interoperates with the patient record to pre-populate forms and reveal trends
Provides real-time tracking for mortality leads
Developed with an NHS Trust to enable pregnant women to text non-urgent issues to a midwife
Designed to reduce unnecessary A&E and GP visits by answering simpler queries by chat
Stores text chats in the hospital patient record for future reference
Built on an innovative, web-scalable platform, and deployed in the cloud or on premise
Interoperate and integrate with your existing systems
Comply with regulations, FHIR (HL7) standards, and your own policies
Digital technology will provide convenient ways for patients to access advice and care. For patients and staff the starting point is interoperability of data and systems…
NHS Long Term Plan, January 2019