Automation will save the NHS time and money, say Lords

Tom Allen
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Robot pet trials are already underway in the social care market
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Robot pet trials are already underway in the social care market

Robots could save up to 10 per cent of the NHS's annual budget

A report released today claims that the NHS could save £12.5 billion a year - 10 per cent of its annual budget - by adopting automation in the front line and back office. According to the findings from...

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