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by Cerner UK
Published on 19 July 2017

Helping people – that’s why Cerner and the NHS do what we do.

One of the most poignant stories we have heard was from sepsis campaigner, Melissa Mead, who lost her son as he wasn’t diagnosed in time. You’ll find the two parts of her tale below.

Together, Cerner and you – the fabulous staff of the NHS – can help prevent other families from suffering the same devastating loss that Melissa’s did.

Battling sepsis on World Sepsis Day and beyond

by Jennifer Yang-Meslet
13 September 2018
This World Sepsis Day, over 20,000 people will die from the condition, including 120 in the UK, and according to the Dr Foster research unit at Imperial College London, more deaths from sepsis are being reported. However, when drilling down further into the data, the main reason for the increase is improved awareness of sepsis. Doctors and nurses are recognising deteriorating patients earlier and are coding sepsis cases more accurately. This has led to a rise in coding for sepsis, and a subsequent increase in known sepsis-related deaths.

Four days, more than 500 people, and a successful 2018 European Collaboration Forum!

by Cerner UK
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Over 500 clients and associates recently attended the annual European Collaboration Forum in London. Major themes included nursing leadership, population health and data intelligence, and the value of patient centred care.

Meet us - Saf talks about her journey to a healthier life style

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6 March 2018
Safinaz has an Accountancy qualification, and has worked in different finance roles in her career. She started working for Cerner in 2016 as financial specialist for UK and Ireland.

Meet us - Claire talks about her experience as a patient

by Claire Delplancq
3 October 2017
Senior Communications Partner Claire Delplancq shares her own patient story beginning with the discovery of an ovarian tumor through the development of regular breast cysts, and how NHS Trusts like Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust in London used Cerner’s.