Digitisation in the Healthcare Sector

EDM’s dedicated healthcare experts have over 40 years experience delivering digitisation projects and document storage solutions in the healthcare sector.

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EDM Group is trusted by over 40 NHS Trusts

EDM's bulk medical document scanningrecords management specialisms are the reason we're trusted by so many in the healthcare sector.

The experts at EDM understand the challenges faced by NHS Trusts, General Practices (GPs), Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and private practices, and have developed processes and techniques to help these healthcare organisations overcome their challenges. 

Our national network of specialist scanning facilities consists of the latest in document digitisation technology coupled with decades of experience in the healthcare sector. We offer everything from a comprehensive bulk medical records scanning service to more bespoke solutions which incorporate our scan-on-demand service. This enables us to provide a more flexible service which includes rapid access to your most important documents and records.

Why healthcare service providers invest in EDM’s digitisation services


NHS trusts use our services

1 billion+

Over 1bn medical record images scanned

15 million

Medical record images scanned every month


Average reduction in paper handling costs

Over 40 years supporting the healthcare sector

Delivering a digital transformation programme in the healthcare sector has its own set of challenges. The healthcare specialists at EDM understand these challenges. The sector strives towards going paperless whilst at the same time creating more and more documentation. Safe, secure storage of your records and pinpoint precision when scanning is, at times, a matter of life and death. You need to use a digitisation partner with a clear understanding of your needs. Additionally, managing quick access to records remains paramount within the sector which is why EDM has invested heavily in its Scan-on-Demand capabilities to meet these demands. 

Our dedicated experts have helped multiple healthcare organisations meet their digitisation goals, by improving efficiency and patient care through our cost-effective and comprehensive solutions. Take a look at some of the organisations we have worked with to deliver their digitisation and medical record scanning projects.

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Central and North West
Kings college
BMI healthcare
Care Fertility-1
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Mid Yorks
Optima Health
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Improving patient data sharing and operational efficiency

The solution has enabled better sharing of clinical data for the Trust, allowing doctors to collaborate and work remotely on patient diagnoses. Operational efficiency has been increased, with clinical staff spending less time on admin and subsequent episodes of care scanned and linked to the main record.

You can also access our healthcare digitisation services via any of these frameworks;

Medical record scanning is just one part of our comprehensive digitisation service

The experts at EDM are passionate about providing a complete digital transformation service to the healthcare sector.

We're not simply limited to bulk record scanning or scan on-demand services, we can provide a fully comprehensive and integrated service which helps further refine your processes and think about digitisation differently.

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