Back in November, Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (DBTH) went live with K2’s My Pregnancy Notes, enabling women to access their maternity notes online. Among the many benefits, women
K2 Hampton 2020: A Year in Numbers
It’s certainly been an unusual year, but we always try to see the glass as half-full — and these Hampton figures are certainly something to feel proud of. K2 Hampton is the new
A (baby) booming industry: What will digital maternity care look like in 2021?
Technology is rapidly becoming more and more ubiquitous within healthcare, from health wearables to smart inhalers and even the bio-printing of organs. Yet digital maternity remains an area that is still relatively
How we ensure our software is the best quality for our users
Software test manager Chris Watts explains how K2 conducts thorough testing of all our products to ensure exceptional quality before they end up in the hands of our users. Plus, a sneak
How to safely digitise your maternity unit during the COVID-19 pandemic
In these challenging times, many of us are having to adapt the ways in which we work. At K2, we will typically spend as much time as we can on-site
Welcoming our latest PTP users!
K2 is pleased to announce two universities and an NHS hospital have recently purchased our Perinatal Training Programme (PTP). We’d like to extend a warm welcome to the three new sites
How COVID-19 has impacted maternity care in the UK
COVID-19 hit the NHS like a tornado. A&E and intensive care were totally transformed. Elective surgery paused. Clinics went virtual. Maternity services were equally and perhaps uniquely disrupted, writes guest
‘K2 Hampton is helping pregnant women understand signs they should be wary of’
K2 Hampton – an app which enables women with hypertension to remotely enter blood pressure and urine protein results from home and work – was introduced to the Pregnancy Assessment Unit in
How is the UK facilitating home blood pressure monitoring to provide safer maternity care during the COVID-19 pandemic?
This week, guest blogger Dr Asma Khalil explores how home blood pressure monitoring can provide safer, more personalised care for women who have pregnancy hypertension in the COVID-19 era and beyond. COVID-19
Over 230,000 clinicians now using K2’s award-winning training programme
K2 is pleased to announce that two new hospitals and a university have recently begun using our Perinatal Training Programme (PTP), with many hospitals and universities which have benefited from free trial
How will the use of smart devices continue to transform maternity care?
Over the past half decade or so, smartphones and tablets have become increasingly ubiquitous in maternity care. Placing more control in the hands of the pregnant woman and personalising care
Once they get confident with it and see the benefits of the system, it’s a no-brainer’
Starting in April 2015 and following a three phase implementation, Guardian and Athena have been in use at Peterborough City Hospital since July 2016. When the hospital merged with Hinchingbrooke