Submission Deadline: 4th October 2017
Funding Available: £8 million
To support a growing, ageing population, Innovate UK is making up to £8 million available to UK businesses to develop new and novel digital healthcare solutions. This competition is being run under the digital health technology catalyst, which is part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.
Digital health promises to have a profound impact on the approach, delivery and administration of healthcare, for the benefit of patients.
Innovate UK are seeking feasibility or development projects that advance digital health or digitally-enabled medical technologies. These should:
- improve patient outcomes, such as through better clinical decision-making and supporting them to manage their own care
- offer new approaches to healthcare that transform its delivery
- reduce the demand on the health system, make it more efficient and create savings