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Wessex AHSN and Clinical Research Network launch new technology support programme
Wessex Clinical Research Network (CRN) and Wessex Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) have teamed up to support commercial innovators gather cru...
Patient First, 21st November 2017
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The AHSN Network is proud to present a new video showcasing the unique role and wide-ranging impact of England’s 15 Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs). Told in the words of key stakeholders and partners, it sums up in less than 4 minutes how the AHSN Network is enabling the faster spread and adoption of innovation into the NHS in England.
Highlights from the Dorset Health Innovation Forum, held in Bournemouth, on 17 July 2017. This event showcased innovations on the Innovation and Technology Tariff (ITT).
This video is a summary of the Big Data event held on 19 April 2016 at St Mary's Stadium, Southampton.
The Big Data conference, chaired by Richard Samuel, (Hampshire and IOW STP lead) provided an overview of Big Data from experts within the field, as well as practical examples of how Big Data is being used to improve the way services are delivered.
The Somerset Pain Management service is using a digital health system to enable patients to manage their long term pain.
The system has been developed by Know Your Own Health, an online system of self-management support, including:
- specific information on the health condition
- personalised self-management support
- telephone mentors and online peer support.
David Barrett and Dr Paul Rice provide an introduction to the topic and outline with the course will cover. There are two group exercises in this film:
1. What are the needs of people for care
2. Think of a piece of technology that has really met a need for you and one that has not been successful, list these and feedback to the group.
This film relates to units C1 and M1.
This film defines the terminology around assistive technology, telehealth, teleconsultations and telecare. It provides the definitions that Rice and Barrett use throughout the course.
This relates to units C1 and M2.