UK hospital system saves big by switching to UC.

by VoipPlanet.com Staff

Worcestershire Acute Hospitals trust replaces outdated phone system, saves £300,000 annually.

"John Thornbury, director of ICT for Worcestershire Acute Hospitals trust, says the local NHS is saving £300,000 annually through replacing an outdated BT FeatureNet telephone service with a unified communications system from the same supplier," writes Guardian.co.uk's S.A. Mathieson.

"Thornbury said the savings were boosted through use of Microsoft Outlook, under the NHS's since-expired enterprise-wide agreement, and through the co-operation of BT," Mathieson writes.

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Worcestershire saves money with unified communications

This article was originally published on Thursday Feb 17th 2011