NHS England to streamline research processes

NHS England takes steps to accelerate access to innovation

NHS Digital launches new mental health data hub and more digital health news briefs

NHS Digital introduces new mental health data hub, Babylon launches Healthcheck service, Health Data Research UK launches £3m funding competition and more digital health news briefs.

Medopad partners with Tencent and Parkinson's Centre of Excellence to develop AI for Parkinson's disease

Medopad teams up with Tencent and Parkinson's Centre of Excellence at King's College Hospital in London for a new research and development initiative...

Applications open for two NHS schemes accelerating spread of innovation

NHS England opens applications for the Innovation and Technology Payment 2019/20 and the 4th call of the Innovation Accelerator programme.

Babylon set to double its London team and target chronic disease with £75m investment

Dr Ali Parsa, Babylon CEO and Founder, made the announcement at an event organised this week at Babylon's headquarters in London...

Medopad acquires Silicon Valley start-up to accelerate US expansion

While the terms of the deal were not disclosed, both firms focus on engaging patients through health apps and analysing data for insights using AI.

NHS SBS launches payroll app for NHS employees

NHS SBS introduces new app set to facilitate access to pay details on mobile devices for NHS employees.

Use of consumer messaging tools at NHS trusts adds new security concerns

New research finds most NHS trusts aren't discouraging the use of consumer messaging tools...

UK advertising watchdog bans Natural Cycles Facebook ad

UK advertising watchdog bans Natural Cycles Facebook ad, warns the company behind the algorithm-driven platform 'not to state or imply that the app was a highly accurate method of contraception'...

Now Healthcare Group opens £1.5m tele-pharmacy in Liverpool, eyes global expansion

A new tele-pharmacy 'super-hub' is set to help people living with chronic conditions and create 30 new jobs in Liverpool...

Cambridge-based Healthera raises £3m in Series A round to accelerate expansion

Cambridge-based company raises funding to drive growth after connecting more than 800 pharmacies and GPs since the commercial launch of its platform.