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Eighth cohort of HIPsters graduate from Health Innovation Programme 

A new group of HIPsters has successfully graduated from our Health Innovation Programme (HIP) 2021. The HIP – an intensive, fully-funded course that helps entrepreneurs to develop business propositions with...

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    LatchAid’s innovative breastfeeding app prescribed across NHS regions

    Gloucestershire-based LatchAid, the innovative breastfeeding support app which began its health innovation journey on our 2018 Health Innovation Programme (HIP), is now available on NHS prescription to new mums in select regions. Dr...

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      Sign up now for the latest International Innovation Exchange webinar on healthy ageing

      Join the AHSN Network in partnership with the Canadian AGE-WELL network for the second in its joint series of International Innovation Exchange healthy ageing events. ‘Engaging with Older Adults in...

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      Nationwide innovation call to address domiciliary care workforce issues

      The West of England AHSN, South West AHSN and Health Education England South West, are launching an important challenge to find innovative solutions to support the domiciliary social and health...

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        The latest Innovation Exchange podcast is out now!

        How to get financial support for developing and commercialising innovation is hugely important to the innovators out there, and it is an area that our teams in the West of...

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        NHS releases digital playbooks, featuring West of England Carey McClellan’s solution, getUBetter

        NHSX has released a series of digital playbooks, providing clinical teams and organisations with digital resources to support and improve the delivery of patient pathways. The digital playbooks, which have been...

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        Meet the innovator

        Andrew Jackson is a West of England AHSN innovator and the CEO of ProReal – an immersive virtual world technology platform. Here, he talks about his drive to help young people learn better resilience...

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        Meet the innovators

        Brenda McHugh, from the Anna Freud Centre for Children and Families, and Harry Stevens from Rugged Interactive, are West of England AHSN innovators and project partners in our Future Challenges programme. Brenda is a Consultant...

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        Supporting innovation in children’s mental health and resilience

        Children and young people’s mental health is a top priority of the NHS Long Term Plan, while the extraordinary challenges presented by COVID-19 have increased the pressure on mental health services even further. The West of England...

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        The AI in Health and Care Survey 2021

        Want to have your say on the adoption of AI in health and care? The 2021 AI Health and Care Survey is now live and asking for input from digital...

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          The future of healthcare: turning challenges into opportunities through powerful partnership working

          In the first of our blogs about our pioneering Future Challenges programme, project leads Urszula Kapoulas and Rosie Brown share their passion for the programme’s cross-sector partnership working and its...

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            West of England innovator selected for DigitalHealth.London’s flagship Accelerator programme

            DigitalHealth.London recently announced the 20 small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) selected for their latest flagship Accelerator programme. Those selected for the 2020-2021 programme have digital solutions or services that...

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