Rise and Shine Game

2nd October 2023

Rise and Shine Game – Encouraging and promoting physical activity amongst our Older People Rise and Shine is a game...

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Sustainable Anaesthesia in Secondary Care

19th December 2022

SageTech Medical have created an innovative waste volatile anaesthetic agent capture device. The device is safe, sustainable and an easy to...

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Design-Driven Adherence Canvas

13th July 2021

Poor adherence stands as a barrier to success in many health technologies, especially those self-administered by patients. The Adherence Canvas...

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Trauma Informed Care

15th June 2021

A trauma informed approach is a system-wide approach to addressing the adversity that underlies much suffering and its impact on...

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Health Call: developing innovative digital solutions to support clinical care and transforming existing pathways of care.

22nd April 2021

Health Call is a collaboration between seven NHS foundation trusts in the North East and North Cumbria. It develops innovative...

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AHSN NENC Leads ESCAPE-pain videos

9th April 2021

The AHSN NENC, in collaboration with the Innovation Agency North West Coast (NWC) and the Health Innovation Network, has successfully...

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Falls, Frailty and Care and Support Planning: Pilot Feasibility Project across Newcastle and Gateshead CCG

19th March 2021

This successful Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) study demonstrated that the identification and prevention of falls is feasible as part...

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‘Is my resident unwell?’ Communication Tool

21st January 2021

In response to the need to improve recognition, recording and communication of simple clinical signs and accompanying softer indications of...

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North East Maternity Services take an innovative approach to pre-eclampsia assessment, achieving 100% adoption of biomarker testing

26th October 2020

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Delivery of the National PReCePT (Prevention of Cerebral Palsy in the PreTerm Infant) Programme in the North East and North Cumbria (NENC) region

28th July 2020

The aim of the PReCePT Programme was to increase the numbers of eligible women offered magnesium sulphate to prevent cerebral...

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AF card deck distributed to 2,200 GPs

21st February 2019

A card deck to support Atrial Fibrillation (AF) diagnosis and management in primary care has been created.  Endorsed by the...

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Establishing a Centre of Excellence for the Evaluation of Diagnostic Tests to Accelerate Efficient Emergency Stroke Care

26th June 2018

The NIHR Newcastle In Vitro Diagnostics Co-operative (one of the eleven MedTech and In vitro diagnostics Co-operatives, MICs) and the...

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