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  • AHSNs relicensed as key innovation arm of the NHS

    24 May 2018

    NHS England has committed to the long term future of England’s Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs), as part of a 10-year vision to drive health innovation and stimulate economic growth.Today’s (24 May) NHS England Board meeting formally approved a new five year licence for the 15 AHSNs, with an option to roll this on for a further five year... Read more >


  • Wessex region chosen as a Health and Care Record Exemplar

    23 May 2018

    Health and care professionals will be able to reduce unnecessary patient tests and improve safety through better working between hospitals and GPs and social care across Hampshire, Dorset and the Isle of Wight.New partnerships will be introduced giving health and care staff better and faster access to vital information about the person in their ... Read more >


  • AHSN's communications team shortlisted for national award

    18 May 2018

    Wessex AHSN's communications team has been shortlisted for a prestigious UK Public Sector Communications Award.The team is shortlisted for the Health Communications Team of the Year award.The UK Public Sector Communications Awards celebrate and reward excellent communication strategies and campaigns, teams and individuals in local and national g... Read more >


  • Wessex AHSN's nutrition team shortlisted for national award

    14 May 2018

    Wessex AHSN's Nutrition in Older People programme team has been shortlisted for the 2018 CN Award for Community Nutrition Professional of the Year. The 2018 CN Awards provide the chance for all readers, advertisers and contributors of CN Magazines to recognise the achievements of those whose great work has made a significant difference within th... Read more >


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    Meet the innovator: Dr Partha Kar, Portsmouth

    14 May 2018

    We're supporting Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust in their NHS70 campaign to profile their amazing staff. Read our joint piece below. In honour of the NHS in its 70th year, we are celebrating our wonderful staff.This time, we’ve worked with Wessex Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) to celebrate our ongoing work to innovate our services for pat... Read more >


  • #NHS70Innovations: celebrating 70 years of the NHS with a 70 days calendar of NHS innovations

    26 April 2018

    In the run-up to the NHS 70th birthday celebrations on Thursday 5 July, the AHSN Network is teaming up with NHS Digital to showcase some of the latest healthcare innovations via an online calendar. Behind every door is an innovation that showcases some of the latest healthcare innovations that are making a positive difference to patients, carers... Read more >


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Meet the innovator: Dr Partha Kar, Portsmouth

We're supporting Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust in their NHS70 campaign to profile their ama...

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