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Resources for innovators

We've pulled together a library of resources to help anyone developing their business in the health & life science sector. You can use all of the resources below free of charge to help your business move forward, or you can contact us if you'd like further support with any of the resources on this page

Rosie Brown
Innovation & Growth Project Manager

Business Model CanvasThis canvas can help you develop, improve or adapt your business model to map out the key elements needed for success.
Click here to download your own canvas and to learn more about using it.
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KTN's Innovation CanvasThe KTN Innovation Canvas helps businesses identify the most important challenges in developing an innovative product, service or process. Use it to prioritise next actions, and to seek fresh perspectives, ideas or advice.Read more
MedTech landscape reviewA handy guide for innovators and SMEs in the medtech and digital health space looking to navigate all stages of the product development pathway.Read More
Introduction to digital healthA comprehensive library from a range of organisations of support, advice and information surrounding digital health and care.Read more
Eastern AHSN FactsheetsThe Eastern AHSN have recently published a series of fact sheets designed to help innovators navigate their way to a successful outcome. Each fact sheet forms a comprehensive but not...Read more
Office for Market AccessProviding valuable insight for innovators and SMEs at all stages to get new and innovative products adopted as quickly as possible.Read More
Medical Technologies evaluation programmeProviding NICE guidance and advice for medical devices and digital technologies.Read More
Adoption readiness toolOur adoption readiness tool is a checklist of questions for you to consider and self-assess yourself against as to whether you're ready to be procured by the NHS. The tool will help you to identify and understand your innovation's maturity level for uptake and adoption by NHS organisations and providers.Find out more
Market access: resources and key steps explainedThere are a number of key steps of the product development process when developing an innovation for healthcare and assessing if it’s ready to be put out to the market. To help you realise what the next step is, we’ve structured the below resources in the form of frequently asked questions from innovators and SMEs.Find out more
VCFSE sector resourcesFree online resources for VCFSE organisations wishing to work in partnership with local health and care systems.Read more
West of England Academy Supporting clinical innovators and entrepreneurs to gain knowledge and develop essential skills for innovative thinking and working,Read more
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