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...

Sector: Software/IT Primary partner: Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust / AIMES Background CSols is a software company with a longstanding pedigree in laboratory automation, system integration and data management. It develops innovative software for improving the productivity, efficiency and quality of laboratory workflows, especially in the clinical...

Sector: Medical Manufacturing Primary partner: Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust Background   3D LifePrints provides medical 3D printing products and services for NHS hospitals & academic institutions. It partners with clinicians, healthcare providers and academics to identify new applications for 3D technologies and uses innovative 3D printed...

  Liverpool based, SigncodeUK, works with organisations to translate information into British Sign Language (BSL) videos for the deaf and hard of hearing communities. The videos are accessed via QR codes and are aimed at allowing users from the D/deaf community to access the information independently. The...

Damibu is a Liverpool-based technology studio that was set up to solve problems in the healthcare industry. It works with clinical commissioning groups, trusts and the public sector to develop simple innovative solutions to complex problems and specialises in mobile app development. Damibu developed the CATCH...

Glow New Media is a digital agency known mainly for mobile and web software development in the healthcare and transport sectors. The studio was set up in 2007 and it has since worked with clients including the NHS, National Rail and the Metropolitan Police Authority. Prior...

Red Ninja is a design-led technology studio that uses design and collaboration to make a difference. When the company was founded in 2011, it wanted to work in the healthcare sector and to create digital health products, but didn't have any practical connections or understanding...

  The CATCH (Common Approach To Children’s Health) app was developed to provide parents and carers with NHS-approved information, so they know when their child needs medical treatment or when self-care would be more appropriate. The app uses information from NHS Choices and is updated regularly,...

Historically, different types of surgical gloves have been necessary for different surgical specialties. Latex gloves present a risk of allergic reactions by staff. Using the latest surgical glove technology, Leanvation developed a range of latex-free surgical gloves that are thinner and softer than most existing...