ITS Graduate Scheme

Based in the centre of Belfast, Business Services Organisation Information Technology Services (BSO ITS) operate on the front line of health care providing a range of services for Health and Social Care across Northern Ireland. This support ranges from day-to-day maintenance to the design and implementation of major systems. The organisation is a dynamic one constantly looking for innovative ways of exploiting new and existing technologies to improve the delivery of regional healthcare services across Northern Ireland.

Information technology plays a central role in the safe and effective delivery of health and social care in Northern Ireland. Technology is transforming the landscape of health care through the increasing use of:

  • Electronic health and care records in, and shared by, Hospitals and GP Practices and Community services
  • Tele health in homes and residential care and other patient technology
  • Decision support and Computerised physician/provider order entry (CPOE)
  • Patient Administration Systems and other technology to manage patient flow
  • Point of care testing and results
  • Real-time access to large volume financial and other resources required to deliver health and social care