The System Leader
Sharing health innovation news across Greater Manchester
The System Leader, Health Innovation Manchester’s monthly newsletter, brings you news, events and insights from across Greater Manchester’s academic health science system and life sciences sector.
The newsletter is sent out once a month, with occasional specialist bulletins being issued for major events and stories. Please find below copies of previous newsletters which are available to download and read.
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#19 September Edition: Spotlight on Digital Health including launch of digital transformation projects in Greater Manchester, thought leadership roundtable discussion unveiled and Health and Care Innovation Expo highlights
#18 August Edition: Applied Research Collaborative to join Health Innovation Manchester, GMEC Patient Safety Collaborative reveal future plans and health and care champion award winners announced
#17 July Edition: Greater Manchester’s plans to transform health & care through digital innovation, Momentum Fund winners announced and self-testing service for heart patients extended after successful evaluation
#16 June Edition: Ground-breaking precision health company launched with international partner QIAGEN, new Digital Director unveiled & improving care for preterm babies through the PReCePT programme
#15 May Edition: Hundreds benefit from wide-ranging heath and care innovations, myCOPD app launches in Greater Manchester and special NHSX briefing
#14 April Edition: Ambitious plans to revolutionise dementia care in Greater Manchester receive patient support, transatlantic partnership to improve life sciences industry in Manchester launched and system works together with the Patient Safety Collaborative to tackle sepsis
#13 March Edition: Translation Manchester Research Network Launch, update from Greater Manchester Digital Health Accelerator and Patient Safety Collaborative work towards nurturing an NHS Safety Culture
#12 February Edition HInM nominated for HSJ award for ABPI partnership work, animated cats tell patient COPD stories in new animation with Aardman and digital heart failure project announced
January Special Edition focused on Innovation Support. Featuring Ask the Buyer Event, how the AHSN Network delivers Economic Growth, World Healthcare Congress Europe and SME workshops and the launch of the Excel in Health programme.
#11 December Edition featuring our Chief Executive’s look back over 2018, new clinical leaders appointed to drive innovation in GM and Manchester named host of World Healthcare Congress Europe.
#10 November Edition featuring Greater Manchester form Partnership with ABHI, HInM Momentum Fund launched and diabetes test bed unveiled
#9 October Edition featuring Psoriasis Rapid Access Clinic Launch, HInM Animation unveiled and travels to China.
#8 September Edition featuring HInM at NHS Expo 2018, The Financial Times report on our innovative pharmaceutical work and expert blogs on dementia and a GM industrial strategy
#7 August Edition featuring world-leading precision medicine campus set to open in Manchester, firefighters in Cheshire add heart checks to visits thanks to new technology and life science industry flourishing in GM
#6 July Edition HInM business plan unveiled, NICE renews major partnership with Greater Manchester and Rowena Burns appointed Chair of HInM board.
#5 June Edition featuring Greater Manchester awarded £7.5m to drive forward integration as a Local Health and Care Record Exemplar (LHCRE), Innovation, Prioritisation and Monitoring Committee (IPMC) backs first programme of work and health and pharma join forces to tackle dementia in GM.
#4 May Edition featuring GM team impress at ABPI national conference, new mobile stroke pathway app to support ambulance staff and celebrating 70 years of the NHS
#3 April Edition featuring Respiratory consultant appointment, £100,000 funded awarded to fast track digital healthcare solutions and Greater Manchester and Eastern Cheshire Patient Safety Collaborative launch Maternity & Neonatal Learning System
#2 March Edition featuring Lord O’Shaughnessy visits Manchester, atrial fibrillation detection devices rolled out and Greater Manchester Digital Health Accelerator launched.
#1 Health Innovation Manchester Launch Edition