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Health Innovation Channel

Folium Optics

Bristol-based Folium Optics is developing ‘My Health Tags’, an innovative new product designed to improve medicines adherence. Folium Optics are working with the West of England AHSN to trial their product with the NHS.

Tags: Medicines Adherence · Real-time

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A suit of pain management apps, the first of which is a back pain recovery app that takes the user step-by-step through every stage of recovery, promoting self-management whilst putting the patient in control.

Tags: Digital · pain management · Self-management

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Diabetes Digital Coach

Bringing together a range of digital health self-management tools (such as wearable sensors and supporting software) with the latest developments in connecting monitoring devices – the Internet of Things (IoT) for self-management of diabetes.

Tags: Diabetes · Self-management

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Supported self-care

Supporting patients to self-manage their condition more effectively, using a package of technology, education & clinical care. The project ran in partnership with Philips Healthcare, the West of England AHSN and local GP practice the Lennard Surgery.

Tags: Self-management

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Plessey Semiconductors

A hand-held ECG monitor that has been developed by Plessey through Phase 1 and Phase 2 Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) funding. Working in collaboration with the West of England AHSN and healthcare providers to spread its adoption.

Tags: Heart

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A hand held, non-invasive, sensor technology platform that measures biomarkers in real time. Working with the West of England AHSN and local mental health providers, to improve medicines adherence in Mental Health

Tags: Medicines Adherence · Sensor Technology

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A new way of measuring quality of life, experience and empowerment. These are very short and quick to use, and have been validated across health and social care.

Tags: Evaluation

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Thanks Box

A peer to peer employee recognition service utilising data employees create to build a richer understanding of employee behaviours and organisational culture.

Tags: Peer-peer recognition

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Brain in Hand

Assistive smartphone technology that promotes self-reliance and independence for individuals with impairments of executive functioning.

Tags: Assistive Technology · Autism · Mental Health

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