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Groundbreaking service chooses RotaMaster

Groundbreaking service chooses RotaMaster

It’s January. It’s cold, wet, and windy and all kinds of germs are on the hunt. You’ve been over doing it at the gym, you’ve run yourself down and wound up as one of the troops in the influenza zombie army. You have two options. Martyrdom; work is busy and you can continue and hope to recover naturally, OR you can book an appointment with ...

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Only pay for hours worked with Attendance+

Only pay for hours worked with Attendance+

With increasing pressure on driving cost savings in the NHS, it’s no surprise that providers want to encourage on-time culture and ensure they aren’t paying for time not worked due to staff lateness. The NHS, like any employer, has policies to ensure staff attendance and lateness is monitored and dealt with accordingly, but how this is monitored ...

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Why ineffective rostering is damaging to the NHS

Why ineffective rostering is damaging to the NHS

Kevin White’s recent article highlights the need for NHS organisations to improve the way they roster their staff. Amidst increasing pressures to meet targets, many organisations are failing to manage the supply of labour. This leads to issues with delivering a quality service to patients and an rise in spend on expensive agency staff. If the ...

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Efficient rostering and workforce management could save the NHS £2bn

 Efficient rostering and workforce management could save the NHS £2bn

With the recent news that NHS trusts have a deficit of £822m, pressure is on for trusts to find new and innovative ways to save money. Interestingly, a recent study has highlighted there are some simple ways that NHS trusts could cut down costs… The review involved 22 hospitals over a one year period, and found that substantial cost savings ...

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Getting to know you…Charlotte our Business Systems Analyst at RotaMaster

Getting to know you…Charlotte our Business Systems Analyst at RotaMaster

1. What is your current position and key responsibilities at RotaMaster I am the Business Systems Analyst. As such, my key responsibilities are to liaise between the customers and the development team to make sure that our development roadmap is meeting our customers’ needs and to make sure that changes to the system are communicated clearly to ...

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Greenbrook reduce admin, improve accuracy and centralise HR – with Rotamaster and People+

Greenbrook reduce admin, improve accuracy and centralise HR – with Rotamaster and People+

Greenbrook Healthcare Case Study Greenbrook Healthcare is a provider of NHS primary care services to a population of 35,000 registered patients and 400,000 Urgent Care Centre patients in the Greater London area.  Employing over 200 permanent staff as well as 300-400 bank / agency staff across 12 sites, the organisation has 7 GP Practices, and 6 ...

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In the hot seat: our new Software Tester Liam Cromack

In the hot seat: our new Software Tester Liam Cromack

1. What is your current position and key responsibilities at RotaMaster My current role at RotaMaster is Software Tester. The main function is implementation testing at software and web based levels. I am responsible for a lot of the exploratory testing currently being carried out in the next release of the RotaMaster product. 2. What ...

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Over 50% of RotaMaster users now in the RotaMaster Cloud

Over 50% of RotaMaster users now in the RotaMaster Cloud

RotaMaster Cloud Following the introduction of the cloud version of RotaMaster in 2011 we have seen a steady move away from traditional on-premise installations towards the RotaMaster Cloud. Well over 50% of RotaMaster users have now made the switch and embraced the cloud. Almost every new customer opts to go directly onto the cloud and ...

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App dubbed ‘Uber of healthcare’ to aid kidney dialysis patients

App dubbed ‘Uber of healthcare’ to aid kidney dialysis patients

IQUS Limited are proud to be supporting the development of a mobile app dubbed the ‘Uber of healthcare’. The RotaMaster software development team has been strengthened to support ongoing development of a suite of apps and supporting software framework focused on improving the patient journey of kidney dialysis patients. Following extensive ...

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The RotaMaster SMS Service

The RotaMaster SMS Service

One of the many fantastic features of RotaMaster is our in-built SMS service. When considering the functionality on offer, the ease of use and the time saved, it’s no great surprise that the vast majority of our customers use our SMS service daily. The SMS service within RotaMaster utilises your rotas and allows you to set up a schedule to send ...

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Testing RotaMaster software

Testing RotaMaster software

Testing, by its nature, can be defined as verifying that a software package can function according to the expectations defined by the requirements / specifications. At RotaMaster, these expectations can come from our customers – who actively request that different functionalities are added, specialised or tailored to meet their requirements in ...

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Your biggest rota management challenges

Your biggest rota management challenges

IQUS has approximately 75% market share of the rota management software market for unscheduled care providers in the UK and Ireland. We also have a growing base of GP Federations starting to use RotaMaster. Recently at IQUS, we decided to survey our users (Summer 2014) to uncover the real challenges our rota managers had faced on a daily basis ...

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