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  • AHSN Network instrumental in generating £500 million of investment

    23 November 2020

    The health and social care sector is at the forefront of the country’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Healthcare and technology businesses across the UK have been pivotal in supporting national efforts to tackle the virus and support NHS staff and patients. Investment and support for this growing sector has never been so crucial.Figures rele... Read more >


  • Isle of Wight app project to help diagnose skin abnormalities shortlisted for a prestigious HSJ Award

    18 November 2020

    A project which helps speed-up skin cancer diagnosis on the Isle of Wight has been shortlisted at the 2020 HSJ Awards, recognising its outstanding contribution to healthcare.The team running the project, made-up of Isle of Wight CCG, Isle of Wight Trust, Lighthouse Medical, Wessex Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) and Gnosco, is shortlisted... Read more >


  • Over 11,000 strokes prevented by national drive to detect and treat irregular heart rhythm

    16 November 2020

    Recently released figures* reveal that a national programme aiming to improve the detection and treatment of an irregular heart rhythm known as Atrial Fibrillation (AF) has helped to prevent 11,734 strokes and saved 2,933 lives. AF is the most common type of irregular heart rhythm and can increase risk of stroke, leaving survivors with disabling... Read more >


  • AHSN scoops national patient safety award

    10 November 2020

    Wessex AHSN has today - Tuesday, 10 November -  won a prestigious national HSJ Patient Safety award.Along with colleagues at West Hampshire CCG, the AHSN won for its RESTORE2 project; right care, right place, right time for care home residents.The work won in the 'Deteriorating Patients and Rapid Response Systems Award' category. The winners of ... Read more >


  • Hundreds of young people with eating disorders to benefit from ‘gold standard’ NHS treatment

    10 November 2020

    Young people with eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia are to get rapid access to specialist NHS treatment across England.The NHS has announced that it will scale up an early intervention service to support young people in the early stages of eating disorders.The new NHS service to be rolled out in 18 sites across the country builds on ... Read more >


  • New report explores innovation adoption in Wessex hospitals

    28 October 2020

    We have produced a new report, which looks at the experiences of five acute trusts when adopting innovation, and how they made these innovations work in their trusts. The report includes listing factors which help innovation be adopted into complex, busy acute hospital trusts. The NHS response to Covid-19 has seen an increase in innovation. In t... Read more >


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