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Latest Ideas


This section provides a list of innovations submitted to the portal. If you would like to share your innovation or idea please send us a short description (500 words maximum) to england.innovation@nhs.net

Click on the Browse area on the right to find examples by clinical area.

If you need support or advice on taking your innovation forward into the NHS please review the Innovation Road Map. This provides information on regional and national support organisations.

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Community Paediatric Advanced Nurse Practitioners

Experienced nurses who know the locality and health network, well trained and supported to undertake work previously done by medical staff, and to develop their own services and interests...

Parkinson's Outreach Service

One person in every 500 has Parkinson's disease which is about 127,000 people in the UK. Most develop symptons at over 50 years of age but 1 in 20 develop their first symptoms at under 40....

Jungle Creative

A patient entertainment system designed to entertain, distract and educate children visiting the new Alder Hey Children’s Hospital. Unlike many other hospitals who have...

Powered Neuro Wheelchairs

The MND Association has worked with three wheelchair manufacturers (Invacare, Ottobock and Sunrise Medical) to create new models of Powered Neuro Wheelchair that meet the needs of people...

Remote Patient Monitor

Expert estimation suggests that - depending on the age range under consideration - between 25% and 60% of older people suffering from the main chronic disease categories might benefit from...