The innovative PeRSo Hoods on BBC South Today on Tuesday, 19 January 2021. The hood has been developed by researchers at the University of Southampton and University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. The hoods were supported by Wessex AHSN, to receive their CE Mark and to market, safely and meeting all standards required.
First Episode and Rapid Early Intervention for Eating Disorders (FREED) is a new early intervention service for young people with eating disorders in the UK. The project implemented FREED across four specialist eating disorder services in Greater London and Yorkshire and are continuing to scale up the service across the UK. The project is led by South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust.
TV coverage of how Dermicus is being used on the Isle of Wight.
A short film highlighting the benefits of the new and unique Hydration at Home Toolkit to help people who work in caring roles (e.g. care homes and domiciliary care) to improve hydration among older people in their care using an online tool. Wessex AHSN has worked in collaboration with Hampshire County Council to produce the Hydration at Home Toolkit, which includes an E-learning module. The Hydration at Home e-learning module and Toolkit has been endorsed by the British Dietetic Association.
The Covid Oximetry at Home work (sometimes called a "virtual ward") describes an enhanced package of remote monitoring (of symptoms and oxygen saturations) for patients with confirmed/suspected Covid-19 who are at risk of future deterioration/admission, provided within a patient’s own home (or usual residence) overseen by a multidisciplinary team (MDT) from either the community or hospital.
The way you access your GP is changing to ensure you get the best possible care safely and quickly. We only want people to attend the practice when they need to, in order to keep you and our staff safe from Coronavirus. This video explains how you can contact your GP practice and the different ways care will be delivered to keep you safe. Your general practice is here for you. Help us help you. For more information visit https://www.nhs.uk/health-at-home/.
DERMA was an EU Interreg 2 Seas project that developed novel materials for the management of chronic wounds. The consortium was composed of the Universities of Brighton, Portsmouth and Gent, and French tech transfer agency Eurasante. This documentary - Biomaterials in Action - introduces the problem of chronic dermal ulcers, describes how DERMA intervened in this field, and reveals the results achieved. The film features interviews with internationally acclaimed clinicians and researchers and includes key industrial insight and CGI animations of the developed technologies.