Yorkshire and Humber Care Record wins Computing Technology Product Award for Best Digital Transformation Product or Service in the 2020 Public and Third Sector category

Published: 09 December 2020

YHCR Wins Tech Award!

We’re thrilled to announce that Yorkshire and Humber Care Record is the winner of the Computing Technology Product Awards 2020 - Best Digital Transformation Product or Service – Public and Third Sector.

Humber NHS Foundation Trust hosts the programme on behalf of the Yorkshire and Humber region, which involves managing the finances, resources and contract management.  In addition, Dr John Byrne, Medical Director at the Trust, is the Senior Responsible Owner for this programme.

Lee Rickles, Programme Director for Yorkshire and Humber Care Record and CIO at Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust, said:

“Thanks to everyone for all the hard work over the past couple of years, we are very happy to win this award for the technical development we have created and the teamwork demonstrated across the Yorkshire and Humber region.”

If you are not familiar with the title, Computing is one of the UK's leading business technology information resources, established nearly 40 years ago. 

Computing's ‘Technology Product Awards’ recognise the very best of the UK's technology industry: from the most innovative and compelling products and vendors, through to the top projects by end-user firms – all chosen by Computing’s expert audience of CIOs and other senior IT leaders.

To be shortlisted, teams were judged on three factors:

  • INNOVATION - The entry is detailing something totally new, or has a new approach to an existing challenge
  • RELEVANCE - The entry demonstrates an outstanding understanding of their chosen field
  • SUCCESS - The entry shows clear evidence of success, leadership and adoption

Once shortlisted, the selected contenders are presented to the audience for public vote.

We would like to thank everyone who voted for us and extend our sincerest congratulations to everyone who made this a reality.

If you would like to check out the rest of the awards please click here.

We hope you’re inspired by this story and would like to join us in sharing this great news with your connections and networks. On social media we will be using the hashtag #TechProductAwards to join the conversation! See you there.

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