NHS Greater Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre and North West e-Health have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Hitachi, Ltd., Hitachi Consulting Co., Ltd. and Eagle Matrix Consulting Co., Ltd. for the Joint Development of Informatics in Healthcare

MANCHESTER and TOKYO, April 18, 2013 – The NHS in Greater Manchester, the Manchester Academic Health Science Centre and North West e-Health (a joint-venture partnership between the University of Manchester, Salford Royal NHS Trust and NHS Salford), have signed an MOU with Hitachi, Ltd., Hitachi Consulting Co., Ltd. and Eagle Matrix Consulting Co., Ltd. to explicitly work together towards planning and developing informatics technology to manage and improve patient care and population health.