Tag Archives: Innovate

  • Health Service Journal

    All Money is Not Created Equal

    The NHS needs more money, but not all money is created equally. The current context may offer opportunities for innovation in funding the health and care service. Writing for the HSJ, Dr Axel Heitmueller, Managing Director, and Ross Gribbin, Director of Strategy say: “The political narrative on public spending has shifted from a debate only about the amount […]

  • Axel new INFORMAL

    A wise man never plays leapfrog with a unicorn

    Desperate times are the season for unicorns. Healthcare is no exception. “Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) may actually be the unicorns we’ve been waiting for, spreading their cost-saving magic throughout the health system.” If in addition the unicorns dance under a rainbow, times must be particularly bad. Michael McWilliams is indeed an inspiring speaker and has […]

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    Call to Action: Frugal Innovation to Improve Surgical Outcomes

    We need clinicians and procurement leads in North West London to get involved with developing a series of ‘frugal innovations‘. Ultimately, we aim to pilot one or more of the innovations and understand any barriers to implementation. Frugal innovation simply means taking an established tool or habit and developing a new and more cost effective way […]