Innovation Exchange

The Yorkshire & Humber AHSN Health Innovation Exchange Portal provides a platform for colleagues across the health and care sector to connect and share innovative solutions, projects and products to support our collective ambition to provide world class patient care in a cost effective and efficient manner.

Innovators

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Health & Care professionals

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Under evaluation with potential for adoption

Penguin: automated patient follow-up for reducing outpatient appointments

By Cievert Penguin is a digital platform that assesses patients remotely to automatically determine if/when they should have a follow-up appointment. This means... Last updated 12th March, 2020
Under evaluation with potential for adoption

PRIME IoT

By Rinicare Ltd PRIME IoT consists of a range of wireless sensors including a thermometer, a pulse oximeter, a BP cuff and a 12 lead ECG. These devices are wirelessly... Last updated 23rd July, 2019
Under evaluation with potential for adoption

Handheld Ultrasound

By MDi Medical Ltd Vscan Extend is a pocket-sized handheld ultrasound that empowers healthcare professionals to make focussed assessments and accelerate treatment decisons at the... Last updated 8th November, 2019
Under evaluation with potential for adoption

Brush DJ: Oral Health App

By Brush DJ The main feature of the free Brush DJ app is a timer, which plays 2 minutes of music from the user’s device or streaming service. This makes the mundane task... Last updated 23rd July, 2019
Proven innovation

North Region Respiratory Programme: implementing optimum patient care for inpatients

By NHS England Implementing care bundles can improve patient outcomes and reduce length of stay and readmission rates Last updated 23rd July, 2019
Proven innovation

Technology Enabled Lives

By 3rings Imagine a world where just by mum making her morning cup of tea or Dad turning on the TV to watch his favorite show that all the family get a reassuring... Last updated 23rd July, 2019
Under evaluation with potential for adoption

BRIEFING ON STROKE PREVENTION ON ATRIAL FIBRILLATION IN EAST MIDLANDS

By East Midlands Academic Health Science Network together with East Midlands Clinical Networks This paper provides a briefing on the work undertaken by East Midlands Clinical Network is taking to diagnose atrial fibrillation and prevent atrial... Last updated 23rd July, 2019
Under evaluation with potential for adoption

Read by QxMD, Institutional Edition

By QxMD QxMD is a company dedicated to creating point-of-care applications created by healthcare professionals for healthcare professionals, with a community of 1.9... Last updated 23rd July, 2019
Proven innovation

BRIT - optimising antibiotic prescribing

By University of Manchester Antibiotic use and prescribing is highly variable across the NHS, leading to variable outcomes for patients.  The BRIT project  have developed a “... Last updated 19th July, 2019
Proven innovation

Challenges in Oncology MDTMs - NAVIFY Tumor Board

By Roche Diagnostics MDTMs are a central part of the cancer pathway but are becoming increasingly resource-intensive and face many challenges. In your trust these meetings might... Last updated 23rd July, 2020

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Improving outcomes for mothers suffering from postnatal depression

By Innovation Agency The Innovation Agency is looking for solutions to the challenge of monitoring new mothers' wellbeing when they return home after the birth of their child... Last updated 30th August, 2019

Workforce

By Yorkshire and Humber AHSN Our workforce is a pivotal part of the NHS Long Term Plan (LTP). People are one of the NHS’s greatest strengths and it is essential they get the support they... Last updated 16th October, 2019

Transformation of Outpatient Services

By Yorkshire and Humber AHSN The Long Term Plan challenges the system to move from face-to- face outpatient appointments. There are digital opportunities including the redesign of... Last updated 16th October, 2019