Former national medical director of NHS England, Professor Sir Bruce Keogh has joined healthcare technology Medic Creations in an advisory capacity.
Medic Creations is the creator of Medic Bleep, a secure instant-communication app tailored to the needs of healthcare professionals and patient care.
Sir Bruce is currently chairman of Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust.
Commenting on his appointment, he said: “Useful, timely and convenient communication underpins safe and effective clinical practice and healthcare delivery. That is why I am keen to support Medic Creations develop their mobile solution which aids and simplifies clinical communication.”
The company has also announced the appointment of Kevin McDonnell as its chairman, a former managing director of Digital Healthcare.