Applications open to join the NHS Innovation Accelerator

NHS Innovation Accelerator What's unique about the NHS Innovation Accelerator? Dual focus on individual and innovation, knowledge sharing, national spread, breadth of innovation and multi-professional.

The NHS Innovation Accelerator (NIA) – an NHS England initiative supported by the country’s 15 Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs) and hosted at UCLPartners – has launched its 5th Call for applicants representing high impact, evidence-based innovations.

The Call is open to local, national and international health and industry innovators, SMEs, charity/third sector, clinicians and academics.

You should apply for the NHS Innovation Accelerator if:

  • Your innovation addresses one or more of the commitments laid out in the NHS Long Term Plan
  • Your innovation demonstrates, in practice, significant outcomes for significantly lower cost
  • Your innovation is supported by an evidence-base and is ready to be diffused across the NHS
  • You have a passion for learning and for sharing your insight widely
  • You are committed to scaling evidence-based innovations for patient and population benefit

The application period is open until 23rd October 2019 at midnight.

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