Digitalising social care: An interview with Cera

By | 2020-02-12T15:30:29+00:00 February 12th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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!

WannaCry 2 years on – Why is cyber-security so hard at government-scale?

By | 2019-09-19T15:19:54+00:00 September 18th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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’s decision to axe the fax – PUBLIC Opinion

By | 2018-12-10T17:18:34+00:00 December 10th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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.

Looking Forward: An Interview with Forward Health

By | 2018-10-30T16:25:58+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Forward Health, a member of PUBLIC’s most recent GovStart cohort, has recently secured $3.9 million in seed funding. We spoke to Forward about how they got here, what they’re doing now, and what they hope to be doing in the future.

INTERVIEW WITH HANNA JOHNSON, COO, PUBLIC

By | 2018-09-20T17:30:07+00:00 August 8th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hanna Johnson, former N.10 advisor, joins Public as our new COO. Hanna talks about her experience and GovTech.