February 2020

Medical and Healthcare Business Awards Celebrate Organisations Across the Region

Medical and Healthcare Business Awards Celebrate Organisations Across the Region

19 February 2020

The West Midlands life sciences, medical and healthcare community celebrated award-winning achievements at the Medilink West Midlands Medical and Healthcare Business Awards on Thursday 13 February.

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LfE3 sell-out as we learn why language matters

LfE3 sell-out as we learn why language matters

13 February 2020

The West Midlands Academic Health Science Network were honoured to support a sell-out conference last week (Friday 7th February), which brought together delegates from all over the World to share the principals of ‘Learning from Excellence’ in healthcare.

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Consultations on patient safety

12 February 2020

Health Education England (HEE) is consulting on a patient safety syllabus which has been drafted with the involvement of the AHSN Network.

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Over 3,000 strokes prevented and 800 lives saved through national drive to detect and treat irregular heart rhythm

12 February 2020

Recently released figures reveal that a programme rolled out across the NHS to reduce strokes related to an irregular heart rhythm prevented 3,165 strokes and 791 lives last year (2018/19).

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New NHS data suggests state of the nation’s health worse than we thought

12 February 2020

A new report released by the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Longevity has revealed that we’re living longer – but for many these are just extra years of bad health.

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Bridging the Gap between innovators and the NHS

Bridging the Gap between innovators and the NHS

6 February 2020

Last week (30 January 2020) we hosted the AHSN Network’s fifth Bridging the Gap event, alongside our partners at East Midlands AHSN. The event, which took place at Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel, saw over 150 delegates come together to learn more about accessing the NHS marketplace.

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