We help health and care teams in south London benefit from innovation faster
What we’re up to
Innovation Grants 2019: Cradle Scale up south London
The Cradle scale up project is pilot to increase the use of the handheld CRADLE VSA device that spots women who at at-risk of rapid deterioration due to bleeding.
Innovation Grants 2019: Winning projects
Ten NHS teams, working with universities and a wide range of partners, have been given vital funding to kickstart innovation projects designed to help health and care teams improve care for south Londoners and help services evolve to meet future health needs.
Innovation Grants 2019: Transforming the delivery of antenatal care in gestational diabetes
The team at Kingston Hospital received an innovation grant to help women with gestational diabetes through an app to help with monitoring blood sugars, a connected waiting room and guided support with food choices.
Resources and expertise
Bringing clinical and operational improvement expertise together, we work with our south London members and the wider system to change and improve care through innovation.
Find out more about our areas of focus and related projects.
News and insight
BBC news broadcasts special feature on ESCAPE-pain programme
Meet the innovator: Shaun Azam
Making it easier for employees with Type 2 diabetes to access diabetes education courses at work
Latest innovation projects set to improve care for south Londoners revealed
Winners of the 2019 Recognition Awards Announced
We connect people with great ideas, inspire
them to think differently and give them practical support to do something new. Our goal is to improve the lives of south Londoners through healthcare innovation.
Here are a few projects we’ve supported for our members.
Professional development to care home staff in 12 south London boroughs through our Pioneer Programme
100+ ESCAPE-pain sites across the UK to help people with musculoskeletal pain
60+ outstanding innovators put through the DigitalHealth.London Accelerator
£1 treatment for mothers in preterm labour to reduce the risk of cerebral palsy saving millions in health care and social costs
50 strokes expected to be prevented through the rollout of 400 mobile ECG devices by March 2020
12,000+ south Londoners referred to the Healthier You diabetes prevention programme by GPs and NHS HealthCheck providers
Our passionate team has expertise from across the health and care, public, private and commercial sectors.
Our board is responsible for making sure that Health Innovation Network lives up to our high standards.
Our membership is made up of 55 health and care organisations across 12 south London boroughs, including NHS providers, clinical commissioning groups, local authorities, care homes and academic institutions.