24th June, 2020

Every week, we put a spotlight on one of the DigitalHealth.London Accelerator or Launchpad companies. Here’s a roundup of this month’s featured SMEs:

DigitalHealth.London Macusoft

About: Preventing avoidable sight loss from chronic macular eye diseases using AI to improve service efficiency and outcomes for patients.

Recent success: Deployed AI-mobile Diabetic Eye Screening pop-up clinics in Rural India across a population of 7M. Screened 1,250 diabetic patients, and potentially saved sight for 90 patients previously undiagnosed and untreated.

Preparing trial with the NHS for Macular Disease treatment management using AI.

Ask: Introductions to NHS providers, commissioners and policy makers with an interest in improving chronic macular disease treatment management effectiveness and efficiency, leading to fewer cases of sight loss.

Contact: nilkunj@macusoft.com (Nilkunj Dodhia is the SME lead), ashish.chokshi@nhs.net (Ashish Chokshi is the navigator)

Learn more: https://digitalhealth.london/sme-of-the-week-macusoft-saving-sight-in-rural-india/

www.macusoft.com

DigitalHealth.London Stigma Statistics

About: Stigma Statistics is a start-up social venture enabling suicide prevention through data insights. They have developed a platform for the collation, sharing, analysis and reporting of suicide information. The aim is that it will result in more timely support for the bereaved, better intervention and prevention strategies.

Recent success: Launch of a pilot in Cambridge & Peterborough, in partnership with Cambridgeshire County Council, Peterborough City Council, Cambridgeshire Constabulary, Cambridgeshire & Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Coroners, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and South Lincolnshire Mind, Change Grow Live and Lifecraft.

Ask: Introductions to contacts within NHS and Local Authority Sustainability and Transformation Partnership’s leading suicide prevention.

Contact: matthew@stigmastats.co.uk  (Matthew Steans is the SME lead), Yasmin.Stinchcombe@nhs.net (Yasmin Stinchcombe is the Navigator)

Learn more: https://www.stigmastats.co.uk/

DigitalHealth.London Sweatcoin

About: A digital platform to reward and incentivise healthy behaviours.

Recent success: We’ve utilised our technology to co-create a new type of diabetes prevention programme with the NHS South West London Health and Care Partnership.

Ask: Introductions to NHS CCG’s looking to replicate our diabetes prevention programme.

Contact: Shaun Azam, shaun@sweatco.in (SME Lead), Tom Carlisle t.carlisle@nhs.net (Navigator)

Learn more: https://digitalhealth.london/sme-of-the-week-sweatcoin-incentivising-behaviour-change-in-diabetes-prevention/ 

www.sweatcoin.com @Sweatcoin