Chris Mimnagh

Dr Chris Mimnagh is a part-time GP partner in Liverpool and head of clinical innovation liaison and deployment at The Innovation Agency, the academic health science network for the north-west coast. He writes regularly for GPonline on commissioning, new models of care and innovation in general practice.

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Dr Chris Mimnagh: Telecare should build on technology we already use

Dr Chris Mimnagh: Telecare should build on technology we already use

In the week that Apple announced atrial fibrillation monitoring would be coming to the Apple Watch, I also attended an event on digital innovations in technology-enabled care.

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Dr Chris Mimnagh: Politicians must face the reality of the GP workforce crisis

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Dr Chris Mimnagh: The yin and yang of GP access

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Dr Chris Mimnagh: STPs need to involve patients to deliver improved services

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Dr Chris Mimnagh: Telemedicine should be as simple as Alexa

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