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Pagers: Is banning more NHS tech really the right thing to do?

Joost Bruggeman, a former doctor and surgeon and co-founder of Siilo, discusses why an outright ban of pagers is problematic for the NHS – discussing aspects such as funding and a plan of action.  However good it looks spread across the centre-fold of the Sunday Telegraph, banning more stalwart NHS technology – without a plan, general guidance or…


Digital app developer among Women in Innovation Award winners

Healthcare inventors are among those recognised for innovations including responsive wheelchair seating and a new digital app for diabetes as part of the 2019 Women in Innovation Awards. The Awards, announced on International Women’s Day by business secretary Greg Clark, follows a search for female innovators who are tackling some of the biggest challenges facing…


Unique medtech start-up seeks investment

Medical stitching has not changed since the times of Ancient Egypt. The manual process is slow and puts millions of healthcare practitioners around the world at risk of HIV, Hepatitis B and C through accidental puncturing of the skin. Sutrue has invented an automated device that will bring suturing into the 21st century. It encloses…


Time is running out! Entries open for Med-Tech Innovation award categories

COULD YOU BE AN AWARD WINNER? The prestigious Medilink UK Healthcare Business Awards 2019 are in association with Med-Tech Innovation. They will celebrate the outstanding business achievements, international successes and innovative breakthroughs made across the life sciences and healthcare technology sectors in the last year. A total of 10 awards will recognise a multitude of…

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