Pharm-line, the medicines bibliographic database developed by Guy's and St Thomas' trust, is now available in a searchable form over the NHSnet, at IP address 194.19.117.4.

Fifteen Trent-PAS users have been told that HBOC will not produce a year 2000 compliant version of the DoH-owned patient administration software. HBOC inherited the system when it took over AT&T Healthcare last November. The company says it will switch trusts to its own Totalcare PAS at no extra cost.