View all the latest news stories and events from Health Enterprise East plus a selection of other articles and events from partner agencies/organisations which may be of interest.

Details of next Medtech Accelerator Health Hack Announced

Medtech Accelerator are pleased to announce early details of the next Health Hack - Surgery. Taking place on Thursday 18th & Friday 19th January 2018 at the Cambridge Science Park the Medtech Accelerator are keen to build on the success of the first Hackat…

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Health Enterprise East Announce Winners in NHS Innovation Competition 2017

Health Enterprise East (HEE) are pleased to announce the winners of its 2017 NHS Innovation Competition. Now in its 11th year, the competition challenges NHS staff and small/medium size businesses across the East of England, East Midlands and London to com…

HEE pleased to announce details of two intriguing events!

Health Enterprise East are pleased to announce details of the Medtech Accelerator Health Hack programme & the 2nd Clinical Entrepreneurs Forum - Developing Your Business Case..

£50,000 Inventor Prize Opens for Entries!

Working with the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS), the Inventor Prize has recently been launched to inspire and harness the potential of the UK’s home-grown inventors and stimulate user-led innovation.

Digital health technology catalyst 2017

UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £8 million to speed up development of new digital technology healthcare solutions.

Boost for NHS Innovation as Medtech Accelerator Announce First Award Winners

Three pioneering projects share £200K in new early stage financial awards scheme.

Search Commences for Innovative Solutions to Transform Cancer Screening & Diagnosis

A search for innovations with the ability to transform cancer screening, and facilitate earlier and faster diagnosis launched on 25 July 2017. SBRI Healthcare – an NHS England investment fund led by the AHSN Network – invites entrepreneurs to apply for…

Careers at HEE - Senior Consultant Health Economist

As part of our expanding team, we have an opportunity for a Senior Health Economist to join our team and deliver health economics consulting projects to both public and private sector clients.

Pioneering Prostate Biopsy Device Awarded £789K NIHR i4i Product Development Award

Health Enterprise East supported medical device, CAMPROBE, picks up prestigious NHS innovation award

NHS Innovation Accelerator

NHS accelerator launches international call for high-impact innovations to join its 2017 cohort

License Agreement Signed for Manufacture and Supply of Novel Limb Sterilisation Device

Health Enterprise East facilitates deal between Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Pentland Medical

Health Enterprise East Launch Annual Innovation Awards 2017

Here at Health Enterprise East we are pleased to announce the launch of our annual Innovation Awards.

Inaugural Clinical Entrepreneurs Forum a Great Success for HEE and Eastern AHSN

Health Enterprise East (HEE) and the Eastern AHSN recently hosted a Clinical Entrepreneurs Forum in Cambridge.

SBRI Healthcare Invests £2.1m in Innovation to Build General Practice of the Future

Awards go to novel technologies that aim to revolutionise primary care and GP services

Health Enterprise East Introduces Medtech Accelerator

Health Enterprise East are pleased to announce details of the Medtech Accelerator, created to help facilitate the early stage development of medical technology and software innovations from within the NHS that meet unmet clinical needs.

Countdown to First Application Deadline

Medtech Accelerator - Proof of Concept Awards of between £15,000 and £125,000 are available to individuals or teams.

Pressures in Acute Sector are Target for SBRI Healthcare Funding

With the NHS facing unprecedented financial squeeze, improving the flow of patients, information and resources is crucial for driving up service quality and productivity, and improving patient experience.

SBRI Healthcare Looks to Improve Young Lives

£900K awarded to develop innovations that support self-care and independence in children with long term conditions.

Technologies that ease pressure on urgent and emergency care services receive financial backing

With Accident and Emergency pressures well reported and as waiting times reach their highest level in more than a decade, SBRI Healthcare today announced £4.3 million investment in new technologies that could reduce pressures in this vital area.

Novel Elbow Splint Commences Clinical Trials in Patients with Ulnar Neuropathies

Health Enterprise East supported project recruits first patients in trial at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge.

NHS England Chief Executive Simon Stevens welcomes eight health innovations joining NHS Accelerator

NHS England has today (14 November 2016) revealed eight health innovations set to join year two of the NHS Innovation Accelerator, a scheme designed to help with the adoption of promising new treatments and technologies.

HEE Feature on Norwich Based Mustard TV

HEE’s CEO Dr Anne Blackwood was recently interviewed on Dynamic East - a new business series from Mustard TV.

NHS England announces first medtech devices and apps to join fast track payment scheme

Innovations from our Member Trusts and supported by Health Enterprise East, Pneumonia Prevention Systems & Atrial Connecting Systems, will for the first time be included under NHS national payment rules helping to accelerate uptake.The commitment to crea…

Ablatus Therapeutics Founded to Develop and Commercialise Pioneering Cancer Treatment

Spin out company raises £500k seed funding to progress development towards CE-marking and human studies