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“2020health is an important and thoughtful contributor to the health debate”

Dr Sarah Wollaston MP, Chairman, Health Select Committee

 
 

September

AXA PPP Health Tech & You Press Notice Quantified Self Innovation Contest

Quantified Self Innovation Contest

Your chance to innovate!
This £175k IC tomorrow contest seeks to encourage innovation in self tracking technology. read on Quantified Self Innovation Contest

AXA PPP Health Tech & You Press Notice Launch of MedTechSouthEast

Launch of MedTechSouthEast

MedTechSouthEast is a new competition from Design Council and MedCity, supported by AXA PPP healthcare. It is designed to identify and develop the next generation of user-centred, non-invasive medical technology from the exceptional pool of innovation talent in the south-east of England. read on Launch of MedTechSouthEast

BBC Radio Kent, Sky News, Channel Five News ‘NHS allows patients to splash cash on holidays, summer houses and Wii Fits’

The Government offered the right to have a personal health budget - which provide patients with their own budget to spend on care they feel would benefit them - to any patient on NHS Continuing Healthcare nationally from 2014, and it was rolled out to any patient with a long-term condition in April 2015. Further evaluations are due to be published in March 2016.

The GP magazine Pulse have undertaken FOI requests and heard back from 33 Clinical Commissioning Groups on what PHB monies have been spent on. read on ‘NHS allows patients to splash cash on holidays, summer houses and Wii Fits’