We're measuring, reporting and reducing our carbon emissions
In September 2022, Rotamap implemented a long-term carbon accounting strategy. We now measure and report our carbon emissions. This article describes why we've taken these steps and what we intend for the future.
Issues with how the LetsEncrypt security certificates used by our services interact with outdated software and systems, and what to do about them.
NHSi's Workforce Plans: digital ecosystems
NHS England/Improvement announced that all Trusts must use e-rostering software for their clinical workforce, and set out a plan to create common interoperability standards to promote a digital ecosystem of modular services from different suppliers. This document summarises our current approach to interoperability, and how that reconciles with NHS England/Improvement's intentions.
Autumn update: The impact of COVID-19 on UK hospital departments
At our online event in October 2020, we discussed common data trends and patterns from CLWRota and Medirota across the past 12 months, looking closely at the impact of COVID-19 on departmental activity, leave and cancellations.
Autumn 2020 New Features
At our Autumn 2020 online event we discussed and demonstrated some of the new features that we have released into the systems over the last 12 months.
Autumn 2019 New Features
At our Autumn 2019 Event we discussed some of our new features that we have released over the last six months.
Spring 2019 New Features
At our Spring 2019 Event we discussed some of our new features that we have released over the last year.
Sketch System API for discussion
A sketch API for discussion relating to encouraging collaboration between providers of job planning, rostering and related services to hospital organisations, focusing on the NHS.
Flexi improvements released for CLWRota and Medirota
Our new Flexi improvements feature has just been released for CLWRota and Medirota, allowing expectations and availability to be set to accommodate for flexible working and annualised job plans.
Spring 2018 New Features
At our Spring 2018 Event we discussed some of our new features that we released over the last year.
Annotations released for CLWRota and Medirota
Our new 'Annotations' feature has just been released for CLWRota and Medirota, allowing clinicians to make both public and private comments on their rota sessions.
Anonymous data from CLWRota has been used to analyse over 618,000 trainee sessions in the article "An analysis of the delivery of anaesthetic training sessions in the United Kingdom" in Volume 72, Issue 11 of Anaesthesia.
Spring 2017 New Features
At our Spring 2017 Event we discussed new features that has been released in the last year along with future ideas on how to improve the service.
Rotamap background articles
The three articles cover some of the main concerns behind our company's development of its software as a service systems for improving collaboration and communication in clinical groups.
CLWRota Android and iPhone apps
Annoucement of our new iOS and Android apps
What the Carter Report means for clinical departments
The Carter Report, published in February, highlighted high levels of variation across the NHS and set out 15 recommendations on action to be taken. We discuss what this means at a departmental level.
App survey results
This September we conducted a survey to learn what people would most like to see in the CLWRota and Medirota mobile apps.
Rotamap 2016 autumn events
We will be holding two events in Autumn 2016, one in Birmingham and the other in Edinburgh. Please contact us for more information or if you or your colleagues would like to attend one of the autumn events.
Rotamap 2017 March event
We will be holding an event at the RSA in central London on 24 March 2017. Please contact us for more information or if you or your colleagues would like to attend.
Rotamap is eRota's new name
To reflect our aims to help clinical teams to coordinate and collaborate across departments we have changed our company name to "Rotamap".