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

Enter the Health & Wellbeing Awards 2017

The Health & Wellbeing Awards 2017 are now open. To enter, you first need to request your application pack which contains the application form and guidelines.

Entering will provide your team and organisation with the chance to gain formal recognition for their contribution to public health. The deadline for applications is Friday 28 April.

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

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.