Transforming lives through healthcare innovation

There are 15 Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs) across England, established by NHS England in 2013 to spread innovation at pace and scale – improving health and generating economic growth.

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The Innovate Awards 2023

We're bringing back the Innovate Awards, which celebrate innovation in health and care, in partnership with NHS Confederation.

Anyone working in integrated care communities – local authorities, care providers and other NHS health and social services will be able to enter by 19 May 2023. These awards represent a golden opportunity to tell the story of those who have collaborated and developed new initiatives to support better health outcomes for patients.

Deadline for submissions 19 May.

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Innovation case studies

Health and care innovation and improvement projects that are supported by the AHSNs.

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