The Accelerator is a highly competitive 12-month programme for digital health companies that have products or services with high potential to meet NHS and social care challenges.
Who is the Accelerator for?
This programme is for digital health companies with a product or service that has high potential to meet the current challenges facing the NHS and social care today, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and as detailed in the NHS Long Term Plan. Companies successful in gaining a place on the programme usually have a product or service that has already been piloted in the NHS and is ready to scale.
This NHS delivered programme is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (please see our partners for more information).
The Accelerator provides tailored support over a 12-month period. Support includes:
- An assigned NHS Navigator who has NHS clinical or service manager expertise
- A programme of expert-led workshops and events as well as bespoke 1:1 advice sessions with digital health and NHS advisors from across the DigitalHealth.London network
- Brokering of meaningful connections between innovators and NHS organisations with specific challenges
143digital health companies
For every £1 spent on the Accelerator through the AHSNs
£ 12.70is saved for the NHS 
Named 1 of the Top
8Accelerators in Europe for Women Founders 
87 %of SMEs demonstrated growth whilst on the programme 
411new contracts secured during Accelerator support 
3668new NHS pilots secure during Accelerator support 
79Net Promoter Score for the fifth cohort at 12 months 
£ 118001546investment raised during Accelerator support