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Where does staff engagement and patient satisfaction come together?

We are today at a major conference with thought leaders offering provoking insight into how to create a high-trust culture.  The numbers add up: an engaged workforce is more productive, more innovative and offers better customer service. Get in touch to find out how Captive Health can help you gain the insight you need to build a high-trust culture.


PENNA 2018: Celebrating good practice

We were at the PENN Awards today, surrounded by some of the most creative, caring and committed people in Britain. If you have not been, the annual awards ceremony takes place each year in March and is a celebration of initiatives that have made a difference to people’s experience of care. With categories ranging from ‘Communicating with patients and families’ through ‘Environment of care’ and … Continue reading PENNA 2018: Celebrating good practice »


New feature released for Junior Doctors App

Released on time and on budget, Staff Connect has today received an upgrade to the Quality & Performance module.   What was the challenge? Our friends at Tallaght University Hospital approached us with a challenge. We have a new cohort of Junior Doctors set to arrive a the hospital.  The medical leadership want to put a new repository of guidance in their pocket so they … Continue reading New feature released for Junior Doctors App »


Ireland: TUH set to implement Staff Connect

Ireland: TUH set to implement Staff Connect Tallaght University Hospital   Following the success of Patient Connect at Tallaght University Hospital, the team have now decided to implement Staff Connect, the powerful staff engagement suite from Captive Health.   The initiative is led by clinicians, keen to make sure that guidance, policies and procedures are available to new joiners and existing staff alike.   Staff … Continue reading Ireland: TUH set to implement Staff Connect »


Results: PAH top of the league

Results: PAH top of the league ED results best in county. Patient Connect now used on every ward.   After implementing Patient Connect, Princess Alexandra Hospitals NHS Trust now has the top rated ED in Essex, based on FFT scores for the last year. Results from NHS England attracted significant local media attention recently, as the seven A&E departments in Essex are in close competition … Continue reading Results: PAH top of the league »


Product launch: myPAHT

Product launch: myPAHT Staff engagement at Princess Alexandra Hospitals NHS NHS Trust   We were proud to be on site with the team at Princess Alexandra Hospital today, as the myPAHT app was launched to staff.


Social prescribing: Evidence presented to Patient Information Forum

Social prescribing: Evidence presented to Patient Information Forum We were pleased to be asked contribute to the growing knowledge base    Dr Nick Harvey (Chair of South Downs Health and Care GP Federation) and Andrew Cockayne (CEO at Connected Tech Group) took to the stage to describe results of survey of users of our technology across South Downs Heath and Care.   Our evidence shows … Continue reading Social prescribing: Evidence presented to Patient Information Forum »


Our work with Tallaght Hospital (Dublin)

We have today begun work with Tallaght Hospital, a large teaching hospital in Dublin formerly known as Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Dublin. Keen to be at the forefront of innovation, the team at Tallaght have asked us to provide an implementation of Patient Connect as a key strand of the hospital’s digital strategy. Watch this space for more updates!


STP: making the most of the opportunity

With the digital strategies underpinning STPs under the microscope, our STP briefing offers handy hints and fresh insights.   Tools to help you achieve true sustainability and cultural change The briefing shares new ideas, easy wins and practical approaches to: Prevent ill-health and moderate demand for healthcare Engaging patients, communities and staff Make patients an integral part of your new care models Embed efforts to improve Quality and Safety Deploy technology … Continue reading STP: making the most of the opportunity »


Introducing Connected Tech (MENA) Ltd

We are pleased to announce a new addition to the Connected Tech family Connected Tech Mena Ltd has been established to provide a focus for our work in the Middle East and North Africa. With the sole purpose of making Patient Connect and Staff Connect available in these new regions, Connected Tech Mena has begun trading. You can find out more about where we work and how to … Continue reading Introducing Connected Tech (MENA) Ltd »


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