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Dr Sarah Wollaston MP, Chairman, Health Select Committee

 
 

BBC News The NHS's troubled relationship with technology

When you think how technology has reshaped everything from the way we shop to how we communicate with friends, the lack of progress made by the NHS is astonishing. And as the NHS plays catch up, other sectors continue to push the boundaries of what is possible. It poses the question: Why?

Julia Manning, chief executive of the 2020health think-tank, says the lack of success in embracing technology is "crazy". She believes the barriers are related to culture more than anything else.