St George’s University Hospital Emergency Department unveils one of UK’s first dual queuing and self check-in system where patients see real time updates of their queue position on TV screens and smartphones. St George’s installed the system after winning a HIN Innovation Grants award in 2019 St George’s University Hospital is one of the first […]
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For International Women’s Day, we spotlight QUiPP app an innovation that helps to improve outcomes for woman at risk of preterm labour. QUiPP app (Quantitative Innovation in Predicting Preterm birth) determines the risk of pre-term labour more accurately, helping to improve care for women at risk. The app is an innovative and evidence-based diagnostic tool […]
HIN has been recognised as one of Britain’s Healthiest Workplaces in the prestigious Financial Times/VitalityHealth Britain’s Healthiest Workplace competition. Health Innovation Network wins healthy workplace award in prestigious Financial Times/VitalityHealth competition from Health Innovation Network on Vimeo. A south London organisation that promotes the spread of health and care innovations into the NHS […]
Sepsis affects thousands of children every year so our new film (see below) and this workshop aims to help clinicians care for septic children. Spotting the Signs of Sepsis – Subtitled (English) from Health Innovation Network on Vimeo. In collaboration with UCLPartners, the Health Innovation Network South London (HIN), are bringing together clinicians working in paediatric […]
Money directed at local projects will deliver innovations in health for patients across south London. Twelve projects including schemes to improve the care of depression in older people, a new way to deliver medication to housebound patients and digital diabetes education have won funding under South London Small Grants 2017. The awards were made by […]
We’ve had a busy year here at the Health Innovation Network and we’re pleased to share an extended online edition of our annual review which showcases a selection of the work from our clinical and innovation themes. More and more we are witnessing first-hand how innovation is improving care for people in South London and […]
Health professionals across London today have access to a brand new, online Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Toolkit, improving the detection and treatment for the estimated 68,000 people in the capital at risk of an AF-related stroke. The Atrial Fibrillation Toolkit has been designed by a team of experts, including the Health Innovation Network, to help address […]
The Health Innovation Network (HIN) has been working in partnership with NHS England and the ASK SNIFF Safety Netting Collaborative to produce the “Spotting the Signs of Sepsis” film series. The film, which launched today on NHS Choices (www.nhs.uk/sepsis) and in south London Children’s Emergency Departments, features Dr Ranj, NHS doctor and TV presenter for […]
Digital technologies – from smartphone apps that help people successfully manage their diabetes, avoid “no shows” at hospitals, to tools that save time for nurses and paramedics – are beginning to transform London’s NHS services.
This year’s Catheter Care Awareness Week has built on the great campaign from last year, empowering more patients and professionals to practice the safer use of urinary catheters.
Digital technologies – from smartphone apps that help people successfully manage their diabetes, avoid “no shows” at hospitals, to tools that save time for nurses and paramedics – are beginning to transform London’s NHS services. For the first time, NHS providers in London have revealed the extent to which smartphones, the Internet and Bluetooth are […]
Our training course will give you the confidence on how to successfully set-up and deliver the ESCAPE-pain programme. ESCAPE-pain is a rehabilitation programme for people with chronic joint pain. It is suitable for patients with hip or knee pain and integrates self-management education and coping strategies with exercise individualised for each participant over six weeks (12 […]