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.
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).
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 pharmacy...read more.
Find out more about previous winners.