In March, concerns over an influx of COVID-19 patients in hospitals prompted an urgent rethink on how hospitals should be staffed. As millions followed government guidance to stay at home, the challenge facing clinicians and hospital administrators was this: how do we ensure that hospitals are suitably staffed to respond to possible explosion in the [...]
Keen to stay updated on how Covid-19 is impacting the GovTech space? We’ve gathered the best articles on how the UK’s tech industry is responding to the virus so you don’t have to.
At PUBLIC we have never been more certain of the value of technology in making a real difference to people’s lives - here are some of the ways countries across the globe are using tech to tackle Coronavirus.
We spoke to Anas Nader, co-founder of previous GovStart company Patchwork, to hear about how they're getting on since leaving the cohort and their plans for this year.
Earlier this month, previous GovStart company Cera Care acquired Mears Care in a deal worth more than £30m. The acquisition will boost Cera’s employee numbers to 2,000, with 20 offices across the country and the ability to deliver more than 10,000 visits a day. We spoke to co-founder Dr Ben Maruthappu about how Cera has grown since leaving the GovStart programme and what their plans are for 2020!
Founders Katie Massie-Taylor and Sarah Hesz from Mush speak to us about their journey with Mush and how the GovStart 2019 program is helping them cement a valuable relationship with the NHS.
Two years after the WannaCry randomware attack, PUBLIC's senior technologist David WIlliams analyses NHS's cyber-defence strategy & the lessons to take from government IT, in general.
Matt Hancock, Health and Social Care Secretary, announced that the NHS will finally be axing the fax machine – here’s what PUBLIC think of the decision.