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Whilst studying towards an Executive MBA at London Business School, Tal Mahmud came across the principles of Game Theory, a theoretical framework for competing players to make optimal decisions. Now a GP at Hiyos / Firstcare Practice, Tal reflects how, whether consciously or subconsciously, and to varying levels of strategic importance, we all play games in our personal and social lives.
An international group of researchers working with Erasmus University Medical Center (Erasmus MC) in the Netherlands has found that DigitalHealth.London Accelerator company SkinVision – the first CE-marked skin cancer application based on extensive clinical trials – has a sensitivity of 95.1% in detecting the most common forms of skin cancer.
Calling NHS staff working in Urgent and Emergency Care: join our joint Innovation Exchange event with the Health Innovation Network, exploring the solutions that could transform urgent and emergency care services.
Vishaal Virani has spent the last few months navigating the US health system, which has made him more deeply appreciate how the NHS has implemented its single-payer system across the UK. However, there are also valuable things that he thinks the NHS could learn from the US, particularly when it comes to innovation.
Back in 2015, Stephen Bourke's dad suggested that he should ask the NHS to invest in his company, Echo. He laughed at the notion and told him that they'd never get past the politics. But four years later, having run the fundraising gauntlet several times, this answer doesn’t seem good enough. The mission is too pressing, too important, says Stephen.
The first-ever DigitalHealth.London Accelerator Awards were open for nominations from past and present Accelerator companies, with winners chosen by independent judges Tara Donnelly, Theo Blackwell, Ian Abbs, and Emmi Nicholl. The categories recognised high business growth, positive impact on the NHS, and strong engagement with the Accelerator programme.
The DigitalHealth.London Accelerator has announced the 20 new digital health care innovators to be supported by the 2019-20 programme. Now in its fourth year, the Accelerator supports small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) accelerate the adoption of digital health innovations into the NHS each year.
A new report highlighting the case for increased diversity in innovation in the NHS, featuring several DigitalHealth.London Accelerator innovators and staff, has been launched by the AHSN Network today. The report shares the stories of innovators from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds and sets out pledges by the AHSN Network to support diversity in innovation.
All the latest news, information on events, and other relevant opportunities - including the final chance to register for Accelerator launch, Chelsea and Westminster trial of mental health app for youngsters, LIVI's new contract serving 1.85M patients.
Saira Arif is the Digital Citizen and Innovation Lead at the NHS North West London Collaboration of Clinical Commissioning Groups. Here, she lays out her passion for "digital inclusion", and explains why it's so important (and what we can do to improve it).