County Durham and Darlington Acute Hospitals NHS Trust Case Study

County Durham and Darlington Acute Hospitals NHS Trust provides acute healthcare services for 550,000 residents in the North East from three main sites, University Hospital of North Durham, Darlington Memorial Hospital and Bishop Auckland General Hospital.

The challenge

  • Required efficient communications and networking
  • Replace complex and out-of-date different computer systems

The solution

  • Lines of communication have improved between distant sites
  • Mobility and increased resilience of the networks enables staff to work more efficiently
  • Vital security has been ensured
  • Patients get a better service
  • Maintenance and administration costs have reduced

Why Redcentric

  • History of working on a number of large projects with the Trust
  • Excellent pre-sales advice
  • Good account management
  • Extremely good technical work and installation

Industry / Sector



  • Virtual Private Networks (VPN)
  • New IP addresses
  • Virtual Local Area Networks (VLAN)
  • Wireless network pilot
  • Video conferencing
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