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Health Champions

13th February 2015

The North East Health Champions initiative, as part of Altogether Better and funded by BIG Lottery, was established in January 2014 with the aim of finding ways that citizens and services can work together in new and productive relationships. We have engaged and are supporting more than 130 volunteer health champions who work with staff […]

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NHS Innovations North Newsletter, February 2015

6th February 2015

NHS Innovations North are continuing to raise awareness about the importance and impact of innovation across the NHS by attending and presenting at Innovation days, training events and workshops in a wide range of NHS organisations, and recently launched the 2015 Bright Ideas in Health Awards. Information about all these activities and developments can be found in […]

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New National Centre for the use of light to treat disease

2nd February 2015

One of the most interesting and fastest developing areas in healthcare is the use of light to diagnose and treat medical conditions and illnesses, collectively known as Healthcare Photonics. Polyphotonix, a local company supported by the AHSN NENC, are leading developments in this area. The establishment of a national centre for Healthcare Photonics in the […]

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North East set to establish itself at forefront of NHS international volunteering

5th January 2015

AHSN NENC funding helps Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust in expanding its award-winning programme of volunteering work: http://www.thejournal.co.uk/news/health/north-east-set-establish-itself-8331996

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December Newsletter AHSN NENC

11th December 2014

The December edition of the AHSN NENC newsletter is now available, bringing news and updates of the activities of the network through the Summer and Autumn 2014.

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Collaborating for Better Care E-bulletin

10th December 2014

The Collaborating for Better care Partnership (CfBCP) produce bi-monthly e- bulletins to keep stakeholders updated with the progress of the Partnership’s work, successes, Master Classes and Events. Please find the latest news about the work of the CfBCP in E-bulletin number 4. For previous e-bulletins and to subscribe please visit our main E-bulletin page.

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