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Innovation Health and Wealth (IHW): One Year On (Department of Health)

Summary This report gives an update on the implementation of the NHS Chief Executive’s “Innovation health and wealth: accelerating adoption and diffusion in the NHS” report, published in December 2011, defining the Department of Health’s agenda for delivering innovation throughout the … Continue reading

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Potential of Information Technology for Improving Health and Social Care (Department of Health / Price Waterhouse Coopers / NHS England/ Nuffield Trust)

Summary This report, released by the Department of Health and researched by Price Waterhouse Coopers, indicates potential benefits for staff and patients which could be achieved by better use of information and digital technology in the NHS and social care. … Continue reading

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High Impact Innovations: Official Website (NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 1, August 2012]. Summary This website, from the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement, assembles and presents case studies about innovative projects and organisations in … Continue reading

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NHS Innovation Health and Wealth (Department of Health, Dementia)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 9, April 2012]. Summary Approximately 600,000 people in the UK are primary carers for persons with dementia. It is estimated that carers save the UK … Continue reading

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Innovation Health and Wealth: Accelerating Adoption and Diffusion in the NHS (Department of Health)

Summary The report “Innovation health and wealth: accelerating adoption and diffusion in the NHS” defines the Department of Health’s delivery agenda for innovation throughout the NHS. While the NHS is a world leader when it comes to invention, good ideas are not … Continue reading

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