The Innovation Pathway in action – case studies from the NIHR Diagnostic Evidence Co-operative (DEC) Newcastle

10th June 2016

nihr_colourThe DEC is a key partner in The Innovation Pathway, providing an array of experience and knowledge of the Medical Technology Pathway. The DEC gives advice and guidance to organisations, and offers highly successful and valuable clinical input across a variety of disciplines. Ray Waters, Project Manager for the DEC Newcastle has written a blog providing an overview of the work of the DEC – ‘Evaluation is key to accelerated adoption of new diagnostics’.

Three case studies have been developed to showcase the way in which the DEC has supported organisations in the development of their products, more widely demonstrating how bespoke services provided through The Innovation Pathway can help companies access NHS expertise, grow their business and benefit patients through improved services: