Using technology to connect society in Northern Ireland
Using technology to improve citizens’ lives in Northern Ireland
We play a big role in the economic and social life of Northern Ireland. We find clever ways to use communications and data-driven technology that help the country’s public and private sector to work better.
We work together with local suppliers and services to change the way we live –at home, at work, in health, education, government and the community.
And we help to transform businesses and public sector organisations. Offering tailored support. And using our know-how and expertise to guide them on their digital transformation journey.
Partnering with the Belfast Trust for healthcare transformation
We’ve been working with the NHS in the UK for many years. Our relationship is based on understanding the challenges and objectives around health and social care. We were pleased to have the opportunity to work in partnership with the Belfast Trust.
In stage one of this two stage project, we’re working to consolidate voice and data services: making sure everyone in the Trust gets a consistent quality of service. Upgrading the wireless infrastructure is also a priority, bringing radio and paging services onto an IP network.
In the longer-term there are plans to extend a medical asset tracking application over the wireless network. There’s even the possibility of making unified communications available across the Health and Social Care Trust. And potentially to patients in their homes. Connecting them to their carers quickly and efficiently.
“We chose BT to develop our next generation of voice and data communications services that will greatly enhance healthcare services to our 340,000 patients and clients. We look forward to working with BT on delivering real benefits to staff and patients, and facilitating new ways of communication and teamwork.”
Belfast Health and Social Care Trust
Meet the rising demand for high quality healthcare
By providing secure access to patient information from anywhere, South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust can deliver a better, more flexible service.
Making every transaction count for Account NI
We’re helping Account NI handle their payments seamlessly with a combination of technology, innovation and collaboration.
Account NI handles the financial transactions for the Northern Ireland Civil Service (NICS). It uses e-business channels to provide a shared, streamlined service across local departments. That’s a staggering 800,000 transactions a year.
As Account NI’s strategic partner we’ve helped them through a major rationalisation of government departments. And to respond to increasing pressures to do more with less.
By working with them onsite, we understand more about their pressures and can do more to find innovative solutions. Moving them to electronic solutions, refreshing existing technology and embracing new ones.
With our help, Account NI has been acknowledged as a leading example of a shared service. Awarded runner up in the ‘Excellence in transformation’ category of the Shared Services and Outsourcing Network awards.
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