The Technology & Health Innovation Award is one of the categories of the Health & Wellbeing Awards.

This Award is intended to showcase the use of technology to improve public health services including (but not limited to) pathway redesign, training and professional development, public health campaigns, a new device or incorporation of a new technology into a service i.e. apps, health and social media.

Award criteria

Entered projects and programmes should demonstrate:

  • Innovations which relate to improvements in primary and community care
  • The appropriate use of technology – apps and interactive websites to improve health
  • Innovations that integrate health care and health improvement
  • Activities that contribute to the research and generation of technological knowledge for health improvement

Health & Wellbeing Awards 2017

The Health & Wellbeing Awards 2017 has now closed and this year's finalists will be announced shortly.

Category winners will have the opportunity to be selected for the prestigious Public Health Minister’s Award, while all finalists will be considered for two special commendations to be given by Public Health England (PHE).

The winners will be announced at the RSPH Awards 2017 ceremony which will take place on Thursday 19 October at the East Wintergarden in London.

2016 winner

Barts Health NHS Trust Sexual Health Services

Project: The eSexual Health Clinic System for Sexually Transmitted Infection Management, Prevention and Control

Barts Health NHS Trust developed, implemented and evaluated an online medical care system for STI management, prevention and control. It enables a person tested for chlamydia to get their test result and all medical management online by following an automated online clinical consultation, leading to collection of antibiotics from a community more.

Find out more about previous winners.