New-look ‘Cancer Companion’ app improving patient outcomes across the southwest

The award-winning cancer support app MySunrise has been given a full makeover, with major enhancements to its design, features and user experience. Originally Launched on 8th June 2018, and co-founded by NHS Clinical Entrepreneur Dr George Brighton, the app supports cancer patients and their families through every stage of their diagnosis and treatment pathway atContinue reading “New-look ‘Cancer Companion’ app improving patient outcomes across the southwest”

Partner profile: Oliver and Company

Oliver and Company have been an NHS CEP programme partner since 2018 and provide expertise on topics such as ‘Understanding and navigating the NHS’ and Leadership development Oliver & Company provides leadership development, bespoke facilitation of meetings or events to achieve specific aims and one-to-one executive coaching. We have the privilege of working right acrossContinue reading “Partner profile: Oliver and Company”

Innovation featured in the Department of International Trade’s digital health playbook.

MyRenalCare, a digital health solution created by Clinical Entrepreneur Programme participant Dr Nicholas Sangala could help revolutionise how chronic kidney disease is managed globally.  MyRenalCare created by a Doctor at Portsmouth Hospitals University NHS Trust is featured in the Department of International Trade’s new playbook of Top British digital health companies. The solution for chronicContinue reading “Innovation featured in the Department of International Trade’s digital health playbook.”

Our Entrepreneurs: Laura Poppitt

Last year we welcomed Venture Studio from Crisis as a programme partner. As part of this partnership, we invited four talented innovators and business owners from their Changing Lives Grant scheme to join the NHS CEP. Today we meet Laura Poppitt. Expressing how you feel through an image and passing it onto other people isContinue reading “Our Entrepreneurs: Laura Poppitt”

Innovation aims to reduce race-based health inequalities in pregnancy care

Gemma Poole, founder of The Essential Baby Company, is a registered midwife and award-winning college lecturer.  Gemma joined cohort 6 of the NHS Clinical Entrepreneur Programme in 2022 with her innovation ‘The Essential Baby Company’.  Gemma is a lifelong advocate for vulnerable and underserved people, who has turned her frustration with ‘inadequate and exclusionary’ antenatalContinue reading “Innovation aims to reduce race-based health inequalities in pregnancy care”

Charity aims to reduce inequalities through education

Health Pioneers Charity is working with healthcare professionals and communities to encourage social empowerment. Devina Maru, Co-Founder of Health Pioneers Charity is a GP Registrar by background and one of the National Medical Director’s Clinical Fellows 2021/22 who worked within the Primary Medical Services and Integrated Care Directorate. Additionally, Devina is a Primary Care AdvisorContinue reading “Charity aims to reduce inequalities through education”

Entrepreneur launches new app to support child health

Clinical Entrepreneur Tim Allardyce, founder of ‘Rehab Me’ and ‘Rehab My Patient’ launches new innovation. Created three innovations Exercise prescription software Used in over 20 NHS Hospitals and over 500 GP surgeries Tim Allardyce, owner of Hoop Health, is an NHS First Contact Physiotherapist, Private Provider and NHS Clinical Entrepreneur. As Clinical Director at TheContinue reading “Entrepreneur launches new app to support child health”

Our Entrepreneurs: Okantan Ayeh

Meet #OurEntrepreneurs. Today we welcome Okantan Ayed a Clinical Pharmacist from the West Midlands. Tell us a bit about yourself  I am a pharmacist passionate about innovating to improve people’s lives and health. I have experience working in both hospital and community pharmacy, working on innovative quality improvement projects such as online prescription ordering andContinue reading “Our Entrepreneurs: Okantan Ayeh”

Our Entrepreneurs: Prateek Biyani

Meet #OurEntrepreneurs. Introducing Prateek Biyani a Specialty Doctor in Maxillofacial Surgery and Associate Dentist Tell us a bit about yourself  I graduated from dental school in 2016 and have a strong passion for education. I have developed numerous education resources for dental students and dentists over the last few years. Why did you apply toContinue reading “Our Entrepreneurs: Prateek Biyani”