Month: November 2018

New partnership announced between ABHI and the AHSN Network

(Source: The Association of British HealthTech Industries (ABHI) has today (6 November 2018) signed a memorandum of understanding with the AHSN Network. The partnership will see a joint commitment to developing and delivering services of mutual benefit, while ensuring HealthTech companies experience a consistent process, irrespective of the individual Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) they are working with.  The work will provide an important framework to strengthen the engagement between England’s 15 AHSNs and ABHI’s 280 member companies. To achieve this critical objective, both parties have agreed to collaborate on projects such as: Endorsement of the ABHI Code of Business Practice and credentialing arrangements Implementation...

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500,000 patients to benefit from new NHS partnerships and technologies

(Source: Seven new NHS Test Beds announced – plus backing for ‘rapid uptake’ products through the Accelerated Access Collaborative Over £7 million for seven new NHS Test Beds around the country Projects include the use of AI and machine learning to improve breast cancer screening and digital platforms enabling self-management for diabetes Up to £2 million for new innovative treatments for conditions including colorectal cancer, heart disease and multiple sclerosis Estimated 500,000 patients helped and savings of £30 million for the NHS Seven new NHS Test Beds are being launched to tackle some of the biggest opportunities and challenges...

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