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  • SBRI Annual Report and Impact Review now published

    5 September 2018

    SBRI Healthcare, an NHS England and AHSN Network initiative, has launched two key documents - its Annual Report and new Impact Review. The Impact Review highlights how 1.2m patients are benefitting from NHS trials and sales, and SBRI has helped achieve over £30m of savings for the NHS.You can also read about SBRI's impressive growth from three c... Read more >


  • NHS accelerator launches international call for high-impact innovations to join its fourth cohort

    5 September 2018

    A new search for the world’s best healthcare innovations to help improve patients’ lives launches today - 5 September - focusing on key NHS priorities including mental health, primary care, and prevention and early intervention in cancer and cardiovascular disease (CVD). The NHS Innovation Accelerator (NIA) - an NHS England initiative supported ... Read more >


  • Help shape the next 10 years of the NHS

    3 September 2018

    NHS England has launched a national conversation to help shape the next 10 years of the NHS. Feedback, comments and suggestions are being invited by 30 September on a series of themes that will form the new ‘Long Term Plan’. NHS staff, people working across social care and public health, healthcare companies, patients and carers are all encourag... Read more >


  • AHSNs to take centre stage at NHS Expo

    31 August 2018

    The AHSNs will have a big presence at the annual Health and Care Innovation Expo, which takes place on 5 and 6 September in Manchester. This is the key annual NHS event, with speeches by NHS Chief Executive Simon Stevens and new Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock.Our main exhibition area is referred to as the ‘AHSN Innova... Read more >


  • People encouraged to ‘go digital’ in new NHS short films

    31 August 2018

    The first films about digital health innovations in the NHS have been launched as part of #NHS70DigitalWeek.Produced by the AHSN Network and NHS England, the films show some of the latest ways the NHS is using digital technology to empower people to take control of their health and care. They feature a range of apps and technology that are being... Read more >


  • We're recruiting! Come and join our exciting innovation journey

    18 August 2018

    At Wessex Academic Health Science Network (AHSN), we connect the NHS, universities, research, innovators and small businesses to help drive innovation into the health service, which benefits patients, saves the NHS time and money, and helps to grow the local economy.Now is a great time to join the AHSN. We’re at an exciting time in our history: ... Read more >


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