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Catalyst for Health and Social Care Innovation in Scotland Phase One-Summary

What is the Catalyst? The Catalyst stimulates collaboration between NHS Boards, Integrated Joint Boards and Innovators on priority areas of need where solutions to operational delivery problems are not presently available or affordable in Scotland

Published On: 19 June 2019

Software as a Medical Device, the Regulations

Medical Device Regulation 2017/745 Software as a Medical Device (SaMD)

Published On: 17 June 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

Artificial intelligence-supported early fracture diagnosis: SBRI competition

Organisations can apply for a share of £240,000, including VAT, to develop an innovative AI solution for radiological diagnosis of fractures of upper and/or lower limbs

Published On: 14 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

Meeting of the NHS and Social Care Innovation Network

Agenda for the Meeting of the NHS and Social Care Innovation Network Bringing innovation to people 20th June 2019 - 10am to 4pm Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow, 301 Argyle Street, Glasgow, G2 8DL

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

Inventor Guide


Published On: 15 April 2019

Investment options for consideration

Investment options for consideration Some hints and tips when considering your funding options

Published On: 21 March 2019

Guidance about how medical devices will be regulated in the UK in a no deal scenario

Leaving the EU with a deal remains the Government’s top priority. This has not changed. However, the government must prepare for every eventuality, including a no deal scenario

Published On: 27 February 2019
Last Updated On: 15 March 2019

Code of conduct for data-driven health and care technology

Today we have some truly remarkable data-driven innovations, apps, clinical decision support tools supported by intelligent algorithms, and the widespread adoption of electronic health records.

Published On: 26 February 2019
Last Updated On: 15 March 2019