Co-production by Blake Williamson (TAG Member)

Co-production by Blake Williamson (TAG Member)

The idea of co–production comes from the old disability banner of, ‘Nothing about us without us’. By working in partnership with people who use services to design and improve them you are more likely to get things right first time. It is a way of working in partnership whereby everybody works together on an equal […]

Awards Success at the Perfect Patient Pathway Test Bed Celebratory Event!

Awards Success at the Perfect Patient Pathway Test Bed Celebratory Event!

On Tuesday 22nd May, the Test Bed Advisory Group (TAG) hosted the Perfect Patient Pathway Test Bed Celebratory Event to thank all partners and everybody who has been actively involved in the Test Bed Programme. Hosted by TAG, and supported by Liz Howarth (Test Bed Programme Director) and Laura Cook (Healthwatch Sheffield), the event included […]

Test Bed Celebratory Event

Test Bed Celebratory Event

The Perfect Patient Pathway Test Bed Advisory Group (TAG) is proud to host the Perfect Patient Pathway Test Bed Celebration Event on Tuesday 22nd May to thank all the partners and everybody who has been actively involved in the Test Bed Programme. The event will include a number of awards, which have been nominated and […]

Wave 2 Event

Wave 2 Event

The Sheffield Test Bed team were in Manchester on Monday 23rd April to support the Operational Challenges NHS – Innovator Matchmaking event for Wave 2 of the NHS England Test Bed programme. The team were on-hand to share learning from Wave 1 alongside fellow Wave 1 sites. For more information on Wave 2 Test Beds […]

OPPORTUNITY TO TEST WHETHER NEW MOBILE PHONE APP COULD HELP IN A HEALTH EMERGENCY

OPPORTUNITY TO TEST WHETHER NEW MOBILE PHONE APP COULD HELP IN A HEALTH EMERGENCY

People across South Yorkshire are being offered the opportunity to test the SOS UK phone app which could potentially help healthcare professionals  to know about allergies, conditions or other important facts about themselves in an emergency.   The app, which is being offered free of charge to users as part of the Perfect Patient Pathway […]

Smart plug to help dementia sufferers

Smart plug to help dementia sufferers

Extract taken from the Yorkshire Post Published: 09:39 Wednesday 25 October 2017 Author: Catherine Scott   Smart plug pioneered in Yorkshire could help dementia sufferers A unique research project in Sheffield aims to help people with dementia live more independently. Catherine Scott reports. A study looking into independent living and support for people with mild […]

NHS England – Test Beds, the story so far

NHS England – Test Beds, the story so far

Seven NHS and industry partnerships are testing combinatorial innovations in real-world settings, under the Test Beds Programme. Frontline health and care workers in seven areas will pioneer and evaluate the use of novel combinations of interconnected devices such as wearable monitors, data analysis and ways of working which will help patients stay well and monitor their […]