Eight alumni Accelerator companies recognised in 2023 HTN Now Awards

Every year, the HTN Now Awards share and celebrate innovations, teams and health tech suppliers that have made a difference and have the potential to shape future services and systems across health and care. This year, eight alumni Accelerator were recognised across a number of categories.

Excellence in Innovation and Change

Islacare and Nottingham University Hospitals

Digital ICS Transformation
Winner: HN
Finalist: Islacare

Excellence in Remote Monitoring


Inhealthcare and the TEC Connect Me team

Bryn Sage, CEO of Inhealthcare said: “We were thrilled to be shortlisted in two categories: Excellence in Remote Monitoring for our national partnership with the Scottish government’s TEC team to provide digital health services to citizens throughout Scotland and Best Digital Solution for Patients for our Oximetry at Home service for Covid patients across southern England. We have come a long way as a company since we joined the first cohort of the DigitalHealth.London Accelerator in 2017. We won our first customer in the capital as a direct result of the programme and went on to deliver the UK’s largest remote monitoring programme during the pandemic.”

Health Tech Case Study of the Year



Surgery Hero

Robbie Huddleston, Chief Medical Officer, Sugery Hero said: “Being part of the DigitalHealth.London Accelerator program has opened up a lot of doors for us. Since taking part, we’ve grown exponentially as a team, been lucky enough to land a number of high-profile research opportunities, and have also been able to start thinking about expansion to the US market. Surgery Hero has gone from strength to strength, and we’re excited to see where this next year takes us.”

Solution for Connecting Healthcare

Finalist: Islacare

Best Digital Solution for Patients


Definition Health

Digital Clinical Safety and Process Improvement
Winner: Cibiltech

Charles Brioix, Chief Marketing Officer of Cibiltech said: “All the team are delighted that Cibiltech was named a winner in the “Digital Clinical Safety & Process Improvement” category for the HTN Now Awards 2023. This is a fantastic achievement and it demonstrates once again that our health solution (from a small French start-up) can be of interest outside France and this is very pleasing! Thanks again to the DigitalHealth.London Accelerator team for their continued support!”

Supporting Net Zero NHS Using Digital

Finalist: Synopsis

Islacare, Synopsis, HN, Inhealthcare, Surgery Hero, Vinehealth, Definition Health and Cibiltech are alumni DigitalHealth.London Accelerator companies. The DigitalHealth.London Accelerator is a collaborative programme funded by two of London’s Academic Health Science Networks – UCLPartners and the Health Innovation Network – MedCity, CW+ and receives match funding from the European Regional Development Fund