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    Q: Another draw on my ever shrinking capacity or a rare opportunity not to be missed?

    18 May 2017

    When immersed in a day job which is all consuming, I think one of the essential skills is to weed out the good new opportunities from the energy sapping and slightly off-piste initiatives that fly our way on a regular basis. I tend to triage them using a couple of simple criteria – will they deliver a positive impact and is it within my area of ... Read more >


  • Media release

    Join us for the Dorset Health Innovation Forum

    18 May 2017

    Co-hosted by Wessex Academic Health Science Network and Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), the forum will showcase national innovations available through the Innovation & Technology Tariff, and from within the local health system, that have the potential to improve the quality and efficiency of patient care. You can book your place here.... Read more >


  • Using diagnostics to enable new models of urgent and emergency care event

    9 May 2017

    On 27 June at Warwick Racecourse, West Midlands and Oxford AHSNs are bringing together NHS urgent and emergency care directors and specialists, commissioners, medical and nursing directors, Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP) leads, NHS transformation and improvement leads, out of hours care providers, general practice, ambulance... Read more >


  • Innovation supply and demand: never the twain shall meet?

    8 May 2017

    Co-founder of the NHS Innovation Accelerator (NIA), Dr Amanda Begley, introduces a new series of research and real-world insight from the NIA, which addresses what it will take for supply and demand for innovation in healthcare to be better matched. I am repeatedly inspired by the great work happening both within and alongside the NHS to improve... Read more >


  • BOC Healthcare going digital with myCOPD

    2 May 2017

    BOC Healthcare has teamed up with my mhealth to begin delivering myCOPD within their NHS community-based pulmonary rehabilitation services. This working relationship unlocks the ability of BOC Healthcare to reach more patients through digital self-management and pulmonary rehabilitation, moving into the new hybrid delivery of care, face-to-face ... Read more >


  • Webinars: ABHI and The AHSN Network join forces to offer support for businesses breaking into the NHS

    24 April 2017

    In today’s tough operational environment there has never been a better time to work and collaborate with the NHS. However, getting your product, service or device in front of the right decision makers, can seem incredibly challenging.The AHSN Network has partnered with the Association of British Healthcare Industries (ABHI) to host a series of w... Read more >


  • Media release

    Join us for the Southampton Innovation Forum: 16 May

    21 April 2017

    Co-hosted by Wessex AHSN and University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, the forum is designed to support the development of innovative technologies and models of care by bringing together staff from health, academia and industry with an interest in using innovation to transform services.Tuesday, 16 May 2017Southampton General Hospital... Read more >


  • AHSN blog

    Latest digital health blog: UHS, the global centre of digital excellence

    19 April 2017

    I have tried a couple of times over the last week or so to get this blog written, but owing to a number of distractions (yes you know who you are) I have found time on a gloriously sunny afternoon, as I look forward to my Easter chocolate, to complete this with no interruptions.As many of you will know, following the publication of the Wachter R... Read more >


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When immersed in a day job which is all consuming, I think one of the essential skills is to weed out the good new opportunities from the energy sapping and slightly off-piste initiatives that fly ...

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