PwC: Following the NHS cyber attacks here's advice from our team: cyber attacks – preventing and handling ransomware


As widely reported in the media, there has been a significant wave of ransomware attacks against a large number of NHS bodies and their access to data held on computer systems. NHS Digital has stated that it is working closely with the National Cyber Security Centre, the Department of Health and NHS England to support affected organisations and ensure patient safety is more

PwC: Why AI and robotics will define New Health


Will artificial intelligence and robotics in medicine replace the human clinician? Not yet, but healthcare is changing and these advanced technologies have the potential to make care better, faster and more accessible for all. read more

PwC: New Innovation Programme Gears Up to Drive Health Tech Innovation in North West


PwC Start-up Growth Programme is proud to launch The Future of Health. Based in Salford and starting March 2017, in collaboration with UP ventures group, the 12 week programme focusses on employee wellbeing, connected healthcare and long term care. Through a mix of sector-focussed coaching from PwC, UP and their clients, introductions and senior executive engagement, the programme will enable 12 start-ups to grow their business and change the face of more

PwC: UK's sharing economy feeling regulatory pressure |


The major sharing economy sectors in the UK are facing increasing pressure from regulators, according to PwC. The Big Four firm said the rate of growth in the sharing economy sectors has started to slow this year. Regulators are tightening up and better enforcing tax rules, and legal rulings in areas such as employment regulation are challenging existing business models, it added. read more