Calling all Health and Social Care Innovators!
Apply for the NHS Salford CCG Innovation Fund 2019 - 2020:
NHS Salford CCG launches its 2019-20 Innovation Fund, with a total fund value of £1.5m!
The 2019-20 Innovation Fund Locality Call invites organisations to apply for a 12-month Funding Award to support the testing and development of innovative healthcare products, services and clinical practices that aim to improve the experience and outcomes of people in Salford.
Applications are sought which align to the following NHS Salford CCG strategy group innovation priorities:
Screening/Early detection/Early diagnosis
Prevention/Personal empowerment and resilience
Improving timely presentation to GP with symptoms of Cancer
Reduction of Health Inequalities
Improving physical health monitoring for patients on antipsychotics
Antimicrobial resistance (particular interest in bids addressing gram negative)
Reducing prescription waste/improving ordering (in particular: “When required” medicines)
Handover of care between Providers and Services
Care Homes Safety Improvement
Data and Intelligence (in particular: future indicators, shared system learning, AI solutions)
Supporting individuals actively, or at risk of, self-neglecting
Social Value and Engagement
Reducing the environmental impact of Health and Social Care
New methods of Digital Public and Patient Engagement
Improving engagement between individuals with complex lifestyles and the Health and Social Care system
Innovative new methods for data capture and analysis of patient / service user experience
New roles in Primary Care
Full details of the priorities and requirements for this funding opportunity can be found at https://www.salfordccg.nhs.uk/about-us/how-we-do-things/innovation-and-research
The Innovation Fund Locality Call is open for applications NOW.
Initial applications should be made via the Application Form, and submitted to email@example.com
Applications must be submitted by 5PM on Wednesday 4th September 2019.
How do I apply to the Innovation Fund?
Download the Application Form online: https://www.salfordccg.nhs.uk/about-us/how-we-do-things/innovation-and-research
Read the Terms and Conditions and follow the Application Guidance
Submit your application to firstname.lastname@example.org before 5PM on 4th September 2019
Shortlisted applicants will be expected to be available to attend a Marketplace Stakeholder event in Salford on 30th September 2019, and those successful at this stage will be invited to present to the Innovation Fund Panel on 21st / 22nd October 2019. Attendance at these events will be mandatory in order for an application to proceed to the next stage, so applicants are strongly advised to hold these dates as soon as possible.