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Case Studies

 

The Innovation Case Studies section provides a comprehensive list of exemplar innovation projects from across the NHS. These innovations have been carefully selected to represent a range of ideas from medical technologies through to service and pathway re design. Each case study provides a background to the innovation and a contact for further information.

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

If you have an innovation case study you would like us to publish on the portal please contact the Innovation team at england.innovation@nhs.net

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'Flo' Telehealth

Over 15 million people in the UK live with a long term condition (LTC) and 'Flo' offers a simple way to increase self-management, resulting in fewer visits to GPs, a reduction in hospital...
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Florence: Simple Telehealth

Mobile phones have revolutionised the way the world communicates over the past 30 years. They are now changing the way the world cares for itself. It's no surprise. Health...

Just Checking - web-based activity monitoring system for dementia carers

Why a dementia carer need not be a 24/7 worrier Caring for someone is difficult. Caring for someone with dementia can be doubly so. Imagine your Mum or Dad with early...

Kings@Home: innovative home-video-telemetry service

This innovation is a re-design of an inpatient service by undertaking video-ECG (electrocardiography) telemetry in the patient's home rather than in hospital, including a fully developed...

Virtual Community Ward

When is a hospital ward not a hospital ward? When it's a virtual ward. The health care it provides, however, could not be more real. The ‘Virtual Community Ward project, being...

Interactive Voice Response (IVR)

Interactive Voice Response is a telehealth/digital by default adjunct to COPD care at a very low cost (£26 per patient per annum). Patients receive two computer generated phone...

Virtual Ward Model of care and its application in Intestinal Failure (IF)

Virtual Ward Model of care and its application in Intestinal Failure (IF) Intestinal failure is associated with chronic morbidity and repeated hospital admission. The virtual...

T1K1: Health improvement of children and young people with Type1 diabetes using simple Telehealth

Diabetes takes a severe toll on those who develop it with life expectancy reduced on average, by 23 years in people with Type 1 diabetes. The challenge for healthcare professionals is to...

Swallowing & Technology - the Lancashire approach

The Speech and Language Therapy Team at Blackpool Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust believed they could deliver an improved response time to dysphagia referrals (remote access to...