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Important Notice to Innovators

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Published On: 16 March 2020

Important Notice to Innovators

Innovation News

Published On: 16 March 2020

Important Notice to Innovators

Innovation News

Published On: 16 March 2020

Funding Opportunities Round Up

Funding Opportunities Round Up – February/March 2020

Published On: 27 February 2020

Innovate UK, SBRI Healthcare and NIHR i4i Health Investment Showcases

Apply for Health Investment Showcases in London and Manchester in April. 2020

Published On: 20 February 2020

Connected Rural Communities Funding Opportnuties

Please see the details of the upcoming ESA Business Applications Kickstart Funding Opportunities for ‘Connected Rural Communities’.

Published On: 14 February 2020

100% Funding Challenge

Innovation Challenge

Published On: 05 February 2020
Last Updated On: 06 February 2020

NHS Scotland Events

NHS Scotland Events hosts and attends a range of events and conferences throughout the year

Published On: 31 January 2020

Artificial Intelligence in Health and Care Award 2020 Call for Applications

The AI Award will deploy £140m over three years to accelerate the testing and evaluation of the most promising AI technologies that meet the strategic aims set out in the NHS Long Term Plan.

Published On: 30 January 2020
Last Updated On: 30 January 2020

NHS Accelerated Access Collaborative for Innovators

Delivering the best health innovations to patients faster than ever.

Published On: 29 January 2020

Innovation support

Innovative businesses grow faster. If you're looking to develop or improve products or services, or exploring ways to increase productivity, why not ask our innovation experts for advice?

Published On: 23 January 2020

Medical Device Regulation 2017/745

On the 25th May 2017 there was a significant change in the European Union (EU) legislation relating to medical devices. The previous legislation that applied to Medical Devices has now been replaced by the EU Medical Device Regulation 2017/745, known as MDR

Published On: 09 December 2019

Scottish Health Research and Innovation EcosystemBETA

A directory to help companies navigate the health research and innovation landscape in Scotland

Published On: 25 October 2019
Last Updated On: 25 October 2019

Procurement Update — Innovation in Health Augsust 2019 Newsletter

Welcome to the third issue of the NHS Scotland National Procurement Sourcing Newsletter for the non pharmaceutical products and services. This newsletter will provide a summarised update on initiatives that are being supported and developed by the National Procurement innovation team

Published On: 28 August 2019

Catalyst for Health and Social Care Industrial Innovation in Scotland Summary- August 2019

Funding, Investment and Partnering for Industry, NHS and Social Care

Published On: 27 August 2019

Challenge 2: How can we help people with long-term illnesses access technologies

Challenge Description Our research has shown that in many cases, citizens with long-term health conditions (such as dementia or learning disabilities) can benefit from using particular types of commodity technologies by enabling self-management of their conditions and improving quality of life

Published On: 27 August 2019

What is a Medical Device ( Deffinition)

Just because a product is used in a healthcare environment or by a healthcare professional, does not automatically mean it is a medical device

Published On: 19 August 2019

Supported Business Advisory Group - National Business Support Contract for the Third Sector

Supported businesses look forward to a brighter future

Published On: 29 May 2019

Scottish Procurement Journey

Procurement Journey Routes The Procurement Journey is intended to support all levels of procurement activities and to help manage the expectations of stakeholders, customers and suppliers alike and facilitates best practice and consistency across the Scottish public sector.

Published On: 23 May 2019

Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund Digital Innovation Hub

Our vision is to make the UK home to data-driven research, scientific advances and innovation in healthcare to improve patient outcomes. To help realise this vision, the Government has committed £37.5 million from the Industrial Strategy Challenge

Published On: 13 May 2019
Last Updated On: 14 May 2019

Inventor Guide


Published On: 15 April 2019