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...Read more about 'Nationwide innovation call to address domiciliary care workforce issues'
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...Read more about 'The latest Innovation Exchange podcast is out now!'
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...Read more about 'NHS releases digital playbooks, featuring West of England Carey McClellan’s solution, getUBetter'
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...Read more about 'Meet the innovator'
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...Read more about 'Meet the innovators'
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...Read more about 'Supporting innovation in children’s mental health and resilience'
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...Read more about 'The AI in Health and Care Survey 2021'
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...Read more about 'The future of healthcare: turning challenges into opportunities through powerful partnership working'
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...Read more about 'West of England innovator selected for DigitalHealth.London’s flagship Accelerator programme'
Meet the innovator
Carey McClellan is a West of England AHSN innovator and Founder/CEO of getUBetter – a digital self-management platform for all common musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. Here, he talks about how...Read more about 'Meet the innovator'
Hip Hip Hooray! New cohort of HIPsters graduate from first virtual Health Innovation Programme (HIP)
A new cohort of HIPsters has successfully graduated from the West of England AHSN’s Health Innovation Programme (HIP), following its first virtual course in partnership with SETSquared – the global no.1 university business incubator. The HIP, now in its...Read more about 'Hip Hip Hooray! New cohort of HIPsters graduate from first virtual Health Innovation Programme (HIP)'
AHSN Network instrumental in generating £500 million of investment
New figures reveal that the West of England Academic Health Science Network (AHSN), along with its 14 Fellow AHSN’s, have generated nearly £500m in inward investment for our nation in...Read more about 'AHSN Network instrumental in generating £500 million of investment'