National Programme for Information Technology
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... Programme for Information Technology (NPfIT)
Summary of the Case Project
According to Richard Granger (2004, p. 3), as the director general, the NPFiT project was implemented to improve service delivery through the efficient use of Communication Technology. The aim of the project is to improve the convenience, quality and safety of patient-centred care by ensuring that those who give and receive care have the right information, at the right time. The introduction of IT focuses on minimal to zero needless harm, inaccuracy enhancement, avoiding needless clinical tests, approximations, inefficiency as well as avert needless bureaucracy processes. An agency, NHS Connecting for Health, was placed in cha...