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Important Dataflex updates

Recent issues have been addressed following the release of DataFlex 18. Please access the DataFlex Europe website for details.

fmfirst Mobile

Considerable savings can be made by implementing hand-held technology and remote working for increased efficiency and productivity of remote staff including engineering and trade staff.

Remote workers receive full details of a task, eliminating the need to carry paper tickets or seek the use of a PC terminal. fmfirst® Mobile Task Management (MTM) allows you to direct resources to where and when they are most needed.

Benefits include:

  • increased efficiency of remote mobile workforces
  •  live data updates – accurate data monitoring and reporting
  •  full system integration – all entries, events and timings are uploaded to the central fmfirst® system for full integration into the standard operating, reporting and auditing process
  •  enhanced Service Level Agreement (SLA) attainment
  •  instant allocation of instructions – technicians receive complete information and instructions remotely in real time
  •  full record of events and timings are uploaded to the host fmfirst® system for full integration into central  operating, reporting and auditing systems
  •  information captured at source reduces error rates and eliminates double entry
  •  powerful, lightweight portable devices are easy to use with minimal training

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IGSoC Compliance

HSCIC logoAsckey continue to maintain their IGSoC toolkit acreditation with yearly assessment pass rate averaging at an average 95% pass rate. Asckey’s current IGSoC accreditation is at level 2.

The Information Governance Statement of Compliance (IGSoC) is the process by which organisations enter into an agreement with HSCIC for access to HSCIC’s services, including the NHS National Network (N3), in order to preserve the integrity of those services. The (Information Governance) or IG Toolkit is an online system which allows organisations to assess themselves or be assessed against Information Governance policies and standards.

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SFG20 fmfirst integration

Asckey have signed an agreement with BESA (Building Engineering Services Association) to become their first Approved Provider of SFG20.

This means we are now able to supply fmfirst® estates and facilities ready programmed with the SFG20 data and relevant HTM instructions and frequencies. This data will be automatically updated each time a revised SFG20 update is released.

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Facilities Show 2017

Excel, London
20-22nd June 2017

Visit Asckey on stand N950

After a successful show last year, Asckey will again be attending the Facilities Show, ExCel London again this year to demonstrate our leading CAFM product suite fmfirst®. We will be attending this year’s show from the 20th to 22nd June 2017 to showcase the latest from fmfirst® including our new SFG20* integration module.

The Facilities Show, London Excel is a nationally recognised event that welcomes over 11000 FM professionals across all industries. The show offers a wealth of seminars, case studies and panel debates from experts in the industry covering current topics in Facilities Management and industry insight. The show includes a variety of exciting features on the show floor including the Innovation Trail, the Meet the Buyers Zone, and a Networking Bar.

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AHCP Conference 2017

AHCP National Forum 2017 `Learning Together Growing Stronger‘ – Hexham, Northumberland on 7-9th June 2017

Visit Asckey on stand 49

The 2017 event promises to deliver two extremely valuable and informative days along with great networking opportunities with colleagues in the cleaning industry. The 2017 forum, Learning Together Growing Strong is taking on a fresh new educational format providing delegates with more workshop sessions and face-to-face time with our exhibitors.

Running alongside the forum will be the dedicated exhibition showcasing products and services from over 40 leading healthcare cleaning suppliers.

“If you are a cleaning professional or a supplier to the industry who is looking to stay ahead of the game then this is the event for you!”

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Content Manager for DataFlex 18.2 released

Data Access have announced the release of version 4.6 of DataFlex Content Manager (formerly known as Electos). The most important difference is that this version is compatible with DataFlex WebApp Server 2016 (v18.2) and that the studio now reflects the same new DataFlex branding.

Other than that, important improvements are the new visual design of the Studio, and enhanced notification emails. Another welcome new feature is the ability to export and import Document structures, and before importing document structures, it checks for duplicate records. The FCK editor now supports a Syntax highlighter.

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MacMillan vMDT project

logoWe are pleased to announce our recent collaboration with the MacMillan Cancer Support and the Christie NHS Foundation Trust in the provision of a new secure on-line advisory forum.

Following cancer treatment, some people require long-term support which can be complex in nature.  In order to provide expert advice from a range of specialists, the MacMillan virtual multi-disciplinary team (vMDT) platform has been created to facilitate this.

The new vMDT platform developed by Asckey Data Services is a secure, user-friendly online forum providing healthcare professionals quick and easy access to multi-specialist advice for patients with complex or severe chronic symptoms following cancer treatment. The aim is to improve the outcomes and quality of life for people experiencing these issues.

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Hunts Post Business Awards

hunts-post-bus-awardsThe awards have been in place since 1997 and since their conception, they have become a leading event.  Recognising and rewarding innovation and best practice within the Huntingdon business community, the Gala awards ceremony earlier this month at Burgess Hall, St Ives was attended by a wide range of local businesses who’s hard work and dedication had been recognised by the team of judges from the local business community.

Asckey were finalists in the Innovation Award catagory for fmfirst® PLACE mobile, a mobile application that simplifies the NHS PLACE data collection process. Replacing the former Patient Environment Action Team (PEAT) inspections, PLACE is the new system for assessing the quality of the patient environment.

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