The UK private GP EHR market is set to grow due to enhanced patient care needs and regulatory standards. The decline in NHS practitioners and rise in private sector preference boost demand for private GP services, thereby encouraging expansion. Technological advancements in healthcare and the integration of AI and wearable technology with EHRs increase EHR consumption. However, data security risks and technical issues may limit EHR adoption.
A division of United Healthcare, Change Healthcare, is dealing with the fallout of a cyber attack. This has heavily impacted the healthcare industry, affecting transactions