West Heath GP surgery win NHS Parliamentary Award for their use of our PatientPack app

CONGRATULATIONS to one of our biggest app advocates! - West Heath Surgery in Birmingham, who have won an NHS Parliamentary award for their use of our PatientPack app, and their input to its ongoing development. The NHS Parliamentary awards seek entries from nominees who have innovated, impressed and made a real difference to how the…

We’re hiring! New vacancy for a Full Stack Developer

Position: Full Stack DeveloperBusiness area: Delivery teamSalary: 35-45k p.a. (depending on experience)Reporting to: Head of ProductLocation: UK-based but flexible (you will need to spend a day, once a fortnight, in our Birmingham office – although currently we are mostly remote)Deadline for application: Monday 19th July 2021 About us Substrakt Health is a technology company working with…

How technology is helping to join the dots of Integrated Care Systems

In the NHS Long Term Plan, a target was set for every part of the country to be an Integrated Care System (ICS) by 2021. According to NHS England, this target has now been achieved. Integrated Care Systems represent a close collaboration between NHS organisations, local government and others – all joining forces so they…

PatientPack: New features released for 2021

We're excited to announce the addition of new features to our PatientPack app which make it the most comprehensive and cost-effective set of digital services currently available to GP practices, Federations, Primary Care Networks and Integrated Care Systems from a single provider. Scroll down to see the full feature list for 2021. The app acts as a…

NHSX publishes video consultation guidance for GP practices

Rapid deployment and implementation of patient video consultations during 2020 has helped to ensure that people can receive safe and effective care without having to travel to their GP practice. In December, NHSX published some useful guidance to help GP practices ensure they are using video conferencing/consulting tools securely including principles of safe video consulting…

Supporting primary care in the fight against COVID-19

It has been an incredibly challenging year for general practice.   Martin Marshall, chairman of the Royal College of General Practitioners was quoted as saying that it took “two and bit weeks to achieve more than we have achieved in 20 years” in adopting new technology.   Our existing PatientPack technology was already well placed to help practices immediately faced with the need to switch suddenly from face…

Practice Manager Spencer Oates talks to us about the benefits of batch text messaging

Spencer Oates, Practice Manager, Brinsworth and Whiston Medical Centres, Rotherham Our Target Messaging platform provides a quick and easy way for GP practices to send bulk/batch SMS text messages to patients.  We spoke to Spencer Oates, Practice Manager at Brinsworth and Whiston Medical Centres in Rotherham, about how the Target Messaging platform helps them to achieve objectives, reach targets and drive efficiencies.  What kind of things do you use bulk/batch messaging for? …

Vaccination and Immunisation app offers solution for updating patient records at centralised COVID-19 vaccine clinics

App successfully used across Rotherham and Surrey to support roll-out of 2020 mass flu vaccinationsDrive-through clinics delivering up to 800 vaccinations per day using the appUpdates patient records quickly and simply from remote locations Our Vaccination and Immunisation app could solve a key challenge for Primary Care Networks running centralised mass COVID-19 flu vaccination programmes, by automatically completing the…

Substrakt Health now Cyber Essentials Plus (CE+) certified

We take security seriously, which is why we have worked to achieve our Cyber Essentials Plus certification - a Government and industry-backed scheme which demonstrates that we have the most important cyber security controls in place. The CE+ certification process involved a rigorous test of our cyber security systems, with independent cyber security experts carrying…

Meet the team: Head of Mobilisation and Client Services

In the next of our series of meet the team blogs, Carl Downing talks about his role as Head of Mobilisation and Client Services at Substrakt Health.  What are you responsible for? I’m responsible for the rollout and implementation of our solutions across our customer base, overseeing both the on-boarding and support aspects of the…