Joe Sladen

Associate Director - National Programmes

Joe leads the AHSN’s Nationally Prioritised Innovations programme – this programme aims to support the spread and adoption, implementation and sustainability of innovations prioritised for spread within the NHS. Current prioritisation programme include, for example, the NHS Innovator Accelerator, the NHS England Innovation Technology Payment scheme, or the Accelerated Access Collaborative. The programme also aims to develop cultures and methods to support innovation spread in Wessex.

Joe has previously been part of the AHSN's evaluation team where he was involved in the programme to evaluate new care models. Prior to this Joe has held roles in NHS analytics, operational and performance management roles within mental health services.

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National Programmes

The programmes we deliver are either national commissions from NHS England and Improvement (including supporting the Accel... Find out more >

Nationally Prioritised Innovations

A key role of Wessex AHSN is supporting the spread and adoption of innovation. The aim of the Nationally Prioritised Innov... Find out more >

NHS Vanguards

The programme plans to support 5 to 7 test bed sites across England over the next 2 to 3 years.  Vanguards: In January 201... Find out more >