During the Covid-19 pandemic, blood pressure monitoring within primary care decreased. Remote blood pressure monitoring was identified as a priority for cardiovascular disease (CVD) management to ensu
Background and context Virtual wards allow people who need hospital care to receive the care they need at home, including in care homes, safely and conveniently rather than in a hospital. They prov
The London MSK Improvement Network is a learning and sharing forum directed towards multidisciplinary professionals involved in delivering, leading or managing musculoskeletal services in London. The
NHS England’s London Digital First team are currently driving the digitisation of primary care through several workstreams, with one key focus area being the potential of automation to yield service
The Pathway Transformation Fund (PTF) helps NHS organisations integrate eligible Rapid Uptake Products into everyday practices. On this page you can find resources to support you with FeNO asthma diag
Diabetes is two to three times more common among those with serious mental illness than in the general population, which is why improving diabetes care across Mental Health Trusts is a priority.
The RIX Multi Me Toolkit ‘Stay Connected’ project was funded through the Techforce19 (TF19) competition organised by NHSx with the AHSN Network and supported by the Government Digital Service, the
The wider AHSN Network can provide you with valuable support in accessing funding opportunities and developing successful partnerships. You can search their directory here.
Project overview getUBetter provides digital self-management for individuals with musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions. During 2019, the HIN led work to map the getUBetter app against the NICE evidence
Part One: Introduction In August 2020, NHSx (in partnership with NHS England and NHS Improvement and the Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government) asked the Health Innovation Network (H
The current conversation on implementing CamAPS FX in South London Hybrid closed loop systems are available in the NHS, however existing products are not licensed for children under 7 and pregnant wo
What are Communities of Practice? Communities of Practice (CoPs) are groups of people who share a passion or a concernfor something they do and learn how to do it better as they interact regularly.
Welcome Back in 2013, the HIN was formed by an alliance of local organisations wanting to make a significant and lasting impact on health and care in south London. As the Academic Health Science
Introduction COVID-19 turbo-charged the use of remote consultations in mental health, with many services having to switch to video or telephone appointments almost overnight. But what has this mean
From 2020-2021, the HIN partnered with the Industry Dermatology Initiative (IDI) to design a bespoke programme to deliver a Dermatology Improvement Collaborative. The objective of this Collaborative w
Work and Health Challenge Fund Project About The Joint Pain Advice (JPA) model was developed by the Health Innovation Network (HIN) as a result of an identified need for accessible, personal
The Health Innovation Network hosted a roundtable event in July 2021 on “Cutting the Covid-19 Backlog through Digital Innovations”, where senior leaders in the NHS from across London were invited to discuss the digital opportunities to tackle this immense challenge.
Below are case studies that describe the implementation processes that supported the introduction of new models of care in the first phase of the COVID-19 pandemic. Use the links to access and downlo
Pain is common in the general population, affecting between one-third and one-half of UK adults. The connection between pain and psychological wellbeing is reciprocal – with increased awareness
Implementing the eRedBag Pathway
Conversations with experts in implementation and improvement science Conversations exploring how the fields of implementation and improvement science can be practically useful in transforming services
Read our report on the urgent need for new payment models to realise the significant potential of digital toolsOnce the acute phase of Covid-19 has passed, the NHS will need flexible and innovative ap
The results Across the three trusts, a total of 2,253 referrals have been made using the TCAM pathway since the introduction of the first pathway in September 2018. 64.8% of these referred patie
The national policies, guidance and resources listed below will assist any innovator in learning more about the current needs and challenges facing the NHS and social care services. Alongside i