South West Health Innovation

An Academic Health Science Network

What we do

Our AHSN brings together the unique talent, abilities and strengths of our partners in clinical research, the health sector, commerce and technology. more »

Our mission

We will bring together academic rigour and operational experience to enhance patient health and wellbeing. We will leverage the collective resources of NHS, academic, industrial and government partners to transform health and social care services through innovation, adoption and wealth generation. more »

Get involved

Our AHSN is a community which wants to listen to and work with organisations, sectors and individuals who want to enhance the quality of healthcare in the South West peninsula. more »

How we are going to do it

The 2014/15 Annual Plan outlines our transition from start-up mode, focussed on building strong foundations for the future, into delivery mode. more »


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Contacting us

Please get in touch via contact us and we willl respond in due course.

In the South West Peninsula we have a tradition of collaborative working and outstanding achievements in clinical care, research and innovation.

Our ambition is to be the most successful AHSN in the country and we are united in our jointly agreed ambition and commitment:

South West AHSN latest news

  • Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust wins national award

    September 25th, 2014

    The Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust has won a national award for outstanding efficiency and improvement in developing community services.

    The Trust’s stroke therapy team added to its growing trophy collection with victory at the HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards on Tuesday night (23/09/14).

    The team beat seven other finalists in the Valu…more »

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