The people, places and the potential of the South West excite us we work on the Innovation Exchange in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon and Somerset. With connected and knowledgeable people and partner organisations in health and care, we are ready to talk to you about research and development, adoption of innovation and large-scale change. We understand the complexities of these systems and can support your innovation to transform lives.
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Our challenges and themes are developed with our partner organisations, through intelligence gathering about needs and demands in the South West.
Realising the potential for digital outpatients
We know that the way we are looking after patients and service users who are attending outpatients clinics today can be changed. Using co-design sessions with frontline staff and service users, we are working with our local organisations to host a one-day session on digital outpatients.
Plymouth Electron Microscopy Centre
Focusing on the sectors identified within the UK government’s Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund, companies who are developing new products or improving existing products are invited to work with the Plymouth Electron Microscopy Centre team of specialist scientists and technologists.
The South West is a great place for innovation to flourish, from the latest digital solutions supported through our Digital Health Accelerator, to social entrepreneurs helping to 'Transform Ageing'.
Being able to support people with musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions in the community is the cornerstone of preventative care. With evidence that exercise-based rehabilitation can transform lives, Good Boost have developed new and scalable programmes to be offered in local swimming pools.
Meet the Innovation Exchange team
We support innovators through our delivery team who are experienced in working with member organisations and navigating the health and care system.
Our aim is to support the rapid entry and uptake of innovation to achieve improvement in health and care. To find out more visit our website or call the team on 01392 247903.
Launch of ‘revolutionary’ Parkinson’s project supported by SW AHSN
A Plymouth-based project supported by the SW AHSN that could revolutionise care for Parkinson’s pati...