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…


Digital health innovation: Dragon’s Den and the NHS

Dragons’ Den has made its mark in the NHS.  Here Raj Purewal, business development and partnerships director at TRUSTECH (  @TRUSTECH_NHS), the NHS innovation experts, provides an insight into how it’s being embraced. Dragons’ Den is on our screens again, and for more than a decade it has helped many start-ups and small companies crack…


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…


Addressing the challenges of new technologies in the NHS

Former neurosurgeon and ophthalmic surgeon Dr. Guy Wood-Gush, CEO of A.I company Deontics, welcomes positive moves to bring digital health into the frontline of care delivery, but fears the NHS may get left behind if it does not make its data work harder. Digital transformation is rife across many markets. Retailers are exploiting huge amounts of…

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