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The first personal health record in Ireland 2 Jul 2020 - Patients Know Best and St Patrick’s Mental Health Services have gone live with a three-year partnership that will give service users in Ireland digital access and control of their health data for the first time. Read More
Connecting intensive care patients with families during Coronavirus 11 Jun 2020 - Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has helped relatives and carers to stay connected with their loved ones in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) by giving them digital access to a patient diary using Patients Know Best (PKB). Read More
Four major NHS Trusts sign-up to provide patient access to digital care 16 Apr 2020 - Four major NHS Trusts sign up to Patients Know Best (PKB) - the UK’s largest patient portal provider. Read More
Connected Nottinghamshire pioneers public-facing digital services with the NHS App 27 Feb 2020 - Connected Nottinghamshire has pioneered public access to digital health and care services in a landmark approach that uses the NHS App and NHS login as the single ‘front door’. A blueprint model This innovative approach from Connected Nottinghamshire, Patients Know Best and NHS Digital has featured in the NHSX Tech Vision (page 6) as a best practice example of how personal… Read More
The greatest gift for displaced refugees 7 Jan 2020 - When Patients Know Best was contacted by a healthcare charity to help set up an electronic health records system for displaced refugees in Greece, it was immediately evident what this would mean for them - and to us. Read More
Citizens across Nottinghamshire to access their health and care records with PKB 20 Dec 2019 - The Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Integrated Care System (ICS), which brings together health and social care services across primary, secondary, mental health, community and social care sectors, announced it has partnered with Patients Know Best to deliver regional, public and patient-held, health and care records. Read More
An award-winning collaboration empowering patients to manage their care 5 Dec 2019 - Patients Know Best (PKB) and Swansea Bay University Health Board (SBUHB) are recognised for transforming healthcare services, winning the prestigious MediWales Award for Partnership with the NHS 2019. Read More
Adherium and PKB partner for access to respiratory care data 18 Nov 2019 - Adherium (ASX:ADR) and Patients Know Best® have unveiled a strategic collaboration in the UK, with the objective of integrating the Hailie® and Patients Knows Best® platforms to improve clinician and patient access of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) adherence and usage data. The integration Formerly known as Smartinhaler™ devices, the Hailie® sensors attach to a patient’s asthma or COPD… Read More
PKB – CarePoint certified as PGO by Dutch personal health records regulator 28 Oct 2019 - Dutch digital health data standards regulator ‘MedMij’, has officially certified Patients Know Best (PKB) as a personal health record (or PGO as it is better known in Dutch). In the Netherlands, PKB’s PGO is delivered with Dutch partner CarePoint. Similarly to NHS Digital in the U.K, MedMij is the legal and technical standard mandated for all suppliers of personal health records by the… Read More
PKB retains its title as ‘Best for The World Honouree’ 2019 21 Oct 2019 - FeaturedNews 18 November 2020 by Gurpreet Sarai Patients Know Best is pleased to announce that we have retained our B Corporation certification as a ‘Best For The World Honoree 2019’ in the Governance category.  The B Corp movement is a growing community of companies who are reinventing business to operate for people and planet as well as profit. In a nutshell, B… Read More
Healthcare organisations offered funding to deploy PKB as the most used PHR 4 Aug 2019 - Patients Know Best has secured central funding from NHS England, giving a number of healthcare organisations the funds required to deploy a patient portal in their area. Read More
Health tech pioneers come together to improve social wellbeing 18 Jul 2019 - Patients Know Best (PKB) and HealthUnlocked have signed a partnership agreement in a bid to improve social wellbeing for patients. Read More

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