Software development company Appligo is now working with Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust via support delivered through the ERDF funded Health Innovation Exchange programme. Through this programme, Alder Hey are working with digital, health and life science SME’s to encourage innovation and technology within healthcare...

‘Co-creating’ was the key theme of the Health Innovation Exchange’s (HIE) ‘Med Tech access to NHS’ two-day workshop run by the Innovation team at Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust. Health is one of the biggest and fastest-growing growing sectors in the world, with spend projected to...

Ann Williams,  Liverpool City Council, Commissioning and Contract Manager and Liverpool Health and Social Care 5G Project Lead discusses how connectivity is changing the face of healthcare. Emerging technologies We are fast approaching a time when technology catches up with the futuristic ‘Black Mirror’ possibilities of our...

Innovate UK is to offer up to £10 million in loans to micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Loans are for highly innovative late-stage projects with the best game-changing and/or disruptive ideas or concepts. Projects should aim to develop new products, processes or services (or innovative...

Glow successfully complete non-clinical NHS pilot. Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust serve over 11 million people and is a Global Digital Examplar, leading the way for the future of the NHS and digital healthcare. Glow New Media, working in close partnership with Mersey Care for over a year...

Sector: Health & Social Care Primary partner: Liverpool Clinical Commissioning group Background Homecarers Liverpool (HCL) is a fast-growing family run social enterprise, based in Liverpool, providing domiciliary care and support for older people living in their own homes across Liverpool and Knowsley. The company was set up in 1994...

Businesses looking to work with the NHS and social care are invited to a special life sciences event within the International Business Festival. ‘Transforming healthcare – everybody’s business’ (Tuesday, 26 June) is organised by the Innovation Agency, whose role is spreading innovations in health and care. The...