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
Category winners have the opportunity to be selected for the prestigious Public Health Minister’s Award, while all finalists are considered for two special commendations given by Public Health England (PHE).
The winners are announced at the annual RSPH Awards ceremony.