Read our latest newsletter with health, care, and industry news and events from the South West Academic Health Science Network. This month we bring you highlights from our second Spread Academy for health and care leaders, a new series of webinars to unleash your inner innovator, and celebrate an award for our innovative South West office!
Archives for 2019
Health and care leaders developing personalised care for patients across the South West have collaborated to make large-scale change at an immersive training programme run by the South West Academic Health Science Network (SW AHSN). Over 130 leaders came together at the Spread Academy, an initiative by the SW AHSN in partnership with NHS Read More
Two reports highlighting the patient safety work of Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs) and the Patient Safety Collaboratives (PSCs) they host have been published by the AHSN Network. ‘Patient safety in partnership: Our plan for a safer future 2019-2025’ has been developed to support the NHS Patient Safety Strategy published in July, and details how Read More
The South West Academic Health Science Network (SW AHSN) is set to bring together health and social care leaders across the South West to form a network that will explore ways to improve care for people with multiple sclerosis. Leaders in health and social care from across Devon and Cornwall will attend the SW AHSN Read More
A ‘how-to’ guide developed to help accelerate the spread of ‘game-changing’ treatment for severe stroke has been launched by national stroke experts, including a South West physician. The guide to implementing mechanical thrombectomy (MT) – an emergency treatment to remove a blood clot in the brain – has been developed by a group of professors Read More