Using portable technology to detect and prevent strokes

“Late last year I was given an Alivecor portable ECG device to use in work. Since the device arrived I have used it practically every day. More patients can have the reassurance of a simple quick test, some will still need the full 12 lead ECG, but the barriers in...

STarT Back care for low back pain

“The STarT Back tool represents a high-value tool – this is what we need more of in the NHS.” Sir Muir Gray, Department of Health What was the problem? Back pain is the most common reason why middle-aged people visit their GP, representing an estimated annual cost of...

How Leanvation was helped to achieve NHS contracts

“It is only as a result of the intervention of the Innovation Agency’s commercial team that we were able to break through barriers to joining NHS frameworks, such as a requirement for a £1 million turnover.” Dr Jonathan Day, Leanvation Managing Director What was the...