The AHSN Network is delighted that six AHSN supported initiatives have been nominated for a prestigious HSJ Award, recognising their outstanding dedication to improving healthcare.
The AHSN Network has been nominated in the patient safety category for the significant support all Patient Safety Collaboratives and AHSNs provided for COVID Oximetry @home and virtual wards. Delivered in partnership with NHS England and NHS Improvement, NHS Digital and NHSX, it used remote self-monitoring as an effective way of protecting both patients and the healthcare service, by supporting people at most risk to receive care safely at home. Find out more.
The Innovation Agency, the AHSN for the North West Coast has been nominated in two categories. Firstly, in the primary care innovation of the year category, collaborating with Liverpool Heart & Chest Hospital FT, Liverpool University Hospitals FT and Primary Care Knowsley for their proactive management of Asthma in primary care.
The AHSN was also recognised in the provider collaboration of the year category, for its Atrial Fibrillation Ambassadors in the Community work. Find out more.
West of England AHSN and South West AHSN were also recognised in the category for their work with the South West Neonatal Operational Delivery Network for their Perinatal Excellence in Reducing Preterm Brain Injury (PERIPrem) work. Find out more.
Health Innovation Manchester (HinM) has been recognised for its work with Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership in the connecting services and information category, for its digital innovation to improve maternity stop smoking services in Greater Manchester. Find out more.
DigitalHealth.London, which amongst its co-founding partners are the AHSN Network’s three London AHSNs; Health Innovation Network (HIN), Imperial College Health Partners, and UCLPartners, has been shortlisted in the workforce initiative of the year category for its Digital Pioneer Fellowship programme. Find out more.
Winners will be announced during the awards ceremony at Evolution, London on 18 November 2021. Read the full list of nominees for the HSJ Awards 2021.