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MyMind app wins NHS award for supporting young persons’ mental health

 A mental health app, co-designed by the North East London Foundation Trust (NELFT) as well by young people, has won the Award for Digital Innovation at the 2017 NHS Digital Pioneer Awards. The awards were a collaborative event, organised between DigitalHealth.London and NHS England. Companies driving innovation and sustainability within the NHS in London were…


Jeremy Hunt admits 2018 NHS paperless plans are unrealistic

Jeremy Hunt has admitted that ambitions to have the NHS paperless by 2018 are unrealistic. Speaking in front of the House of Lords the health secretary commented on a previous statement made in 2013, in which he said he wanted the NHS to be paperless by 2018. In the evidence session Hunt said: “I am…


Global healthcare systems at digital health tipping point

A report released by analysis group Economic Intelligence Unit has highlighted the potential of the digital health landscape, detailing how the industry can support global healthcare. The report shows that healthcare around the world will be digitised when there is a fundamental shift in how stakeholders collaborate to use technology to solve healthcare challenges.  The…


Innovation for Health launched by University of Surrey

The University of Surrey has launched a new academic programme, aimed to help change the delivery of healthcare in the UK. Innovation for Health is an academic programme which combines teaching and research to help train the next generation of graduates in the schools of health and engineering sciences. The course coincides with the University’s…

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