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July 2024

National Early Warning Score systems in acute care

National Early Warning Score systems (NEWS and NEWS2) for adult patients across the acute care pathway.
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March 2024

Community respiratory care services

Community based respiratory care services for people with chronic respiratory conditions
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January 2024

Advanced paramedic practitioners

Advanced paramedic practitioners for assessment and treatment of medical emergencies
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December 2023

Solution-focused assessment tools

Solution-focused assessment tools for improving the treatment of people with severe mental illness within secondary mental health services.
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June 2023

MeMed BV testing to differentiate between bacterial and viral infections

MeMed BV testing to differentiate between acute bacterial and viral infection of the respiratory tract in the Hospital setting.
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June 2023

Wearable cardioverter defibrillators

Wearable cardioverter defibrillators for people at risk of cardiac death
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March 2023

Digital companion robots

Digital companion robots to deliver remote care
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February 2023

Ex-vivo lung perfusion

Ex-vivo lung perfusion for advanced pulmonary disease
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February 2023

Smartinhalers

Smartinhalers for people with asthma and other respiratory conditions
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February 2023

Digital psychological therapies

Digitally delivered psychological therapies for the treatment of depression
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February 2023

Electronic prescribing and medicines administration systems

Electronic prescribing and medicines administration systems for all secondary care inpatient and outpatient, including paediatric, settings.
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February 2023

Electronic prescribing and medicines administration systems

Electronic prescribing and medicines administration systems for all secondary care inpatient and outpatient, including paediatric, settings.
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January 2023

Co-ordinated treatment or management plans

Co-ordinated treatment or management plans for people with multi-morbidities
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January 2023

Clinical decision support software (CDSS) during emergency telephone triage

Clinical decision support software (CDSS) during emergency telephone triage for people identified as lower urgency who may be able to…
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December 2022

Virtual reality distraction therapy

Virtual reality therapy for the management of procedure-related pain.
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December 2022

Virtual wards

Virtual wards to deliver care in community settings
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September 2022

Digital platform to support older people at home

Digital platforms for older people to support independent living and self-management in the home.
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August 2022

Interventions at the transition from children’s to adults’ services

Interventions at the transition from children’s to adults’ services for people with long-term conditions
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July 2022

Outpatient laryngeal biopsy

Laryngeal biopsies in the outpatient setting in people with suspected head and neck dysplasia/cancer
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June 2022

Remote monitoring with robotic-assist knee balancing system

Remote patient monitoring (RPM) with the robotic-assist knee balancing system for people undergoing total knee replacement arthroplasty
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June 2022

Prescription delivery application

Delivery tracking application for prescription deliveries
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June 2022

Hospital discharge services (Hospital to a Healthier Home)

Hospital discharge services to help make housing safe and accessible for older people
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May 2022

Electronic blood management systems

Electronic blood management systems for blood transfusions
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September 2021

Simplified continuous EEG (cEEG) monitoring systems

Simplified continuous EEG (cEEG) monitoring systems for patients with neurological insults in critical care
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September 2021

Parkinson’s KinetiGraph

Parkinson's KinetiGraph to monitor symptoms of Parkinson's disease
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September 2021

3D printed patient-specific implants

3D printed patient-specific implants in cranial neurosurgery and craniomaxillofacial surgery
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May 2021

Predictive monitoring for hypotension (Acumen IQ sensor/Acumen Hypotension Prediction Index software)

Predictive monitoring for hypotension in high risk patients during surgery and in critical care
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May 2021

Home blood pressure monitoring

Home blood pressure monitoring for diagnosis of hypertension
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May 2021

Point-of-care ultrasound to diagnose gallstone disease

Point-of-care ultrasound to diagnose gallstone disease
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September 2020

Digital triage platforms

Digital triage platforms for use in emergency or urgent care settings.
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June 2020

Virtual reality group therapy

Virtual reality as a tool to facilitate virtual group therapy support clinics or group psychological support.
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May 2020

Gown safety

Safety of personal protective equipment gowns for health and social care workers.
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May 2020

Virtual reality exercise therapy

Virtual reality for exercise plan management.
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May 2020

Hydrogen peroxide vapour

Hydrogen peroxide vapour to reprocess single-use personal protective equipment.
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April 2020

Virtual examinations (sexual health)

Virtual examination of patients requiring sexual health services.
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March 2020

ResAppDx-EU smartphone app

Point-of-care smartphone applications (ResAppDx-EU) for the diagnosis of acute respiratory disease.
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March 2020

Interpreter on Wheels and Interpreter now – deaf mental health services

Video remote interpreting and video relay services for deaf people with mental health problems.
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March 2020

Primary Care Audiology

Primary care audiology for people with ear or hearing-related symptoms.
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March 2020

Mental Health Triage System

Mental health triage scale as a prioritisation tool.
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March 2020

Teleopthalomology in acute setting

Teleophthalmology to diagnose acute eye problems.
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March 2020

PocketMedic app

PocketMedic as an education tool for people with chronic conditions.
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March 2020

Stroke rehabilitation using digital devices

Hand-held electronic devices for stroke rehabilitation.
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January 2020

Smartphone urinalysis

Smartphone-based urinalysis for users to self-test at home, using a test kit and mobile app.
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January 2020

Tomo

Tomo for common or low-severity mental health problems related to anxiety, depression and stress.
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November 2019

VIVID

Video-supported informed consent for patients undergoing image-guided interventions.
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November 2019

Transfusion patient education

Methods and formats of delivering patient information about blood transfusion.
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November 2019

WaitLess App

WaitLess app for directing patients to minor injuries care.
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November 2019

Wales Automating Complexity Combating Infection

Machine learning and artificial intelligence approaches for reading microbiology request forms.
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November 2019

Digital communication platforms

Digital communication platforms to deliver speech and language therapy for children with speech sound disorders.
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November 2019

Pop2Hop

An app to support a daily programme of rehabilitation for patients with Achilles tendon rupture.
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November 2019

E-learning programme: Byw Bywyd Gyda Phoen

Digital self-management programmes for patients with chronic pain.
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November 2019

Project CHEETAH

Interactive programmes of care pathway management.
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November 2019

Integrated Facilities Management Systems

Integrated Facilities Management Systems for managing facility services in hospitals.
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November 2019

SMART infusion pumps

The use of SMART infusion pumps for improved drug infusion practice.
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November 2019

Let’s talk About Porphyria

Let’s talk About Porphyria: A virtual assistant that provides information to people with porphyria.
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September 2019

Lantum

Lantum workforce management system.
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September 2019

Remote ECG Interpretation (ambulatory testing in the community)

Remote electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation consultancy services to aid diagnosis and decision making in the primary care setting.
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September 2019

Ultralinq

Ultralinq picture archiving and communications system (PACS) in cardiology.
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September 2019

CATCH App

Common Approach To Children’s Health App.
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September 2019

Rapid diagnostic centres for suspected cancer referral

Use of a rapid diagnostic centre approach to support early diagnosis of cancer for people presenting with vague non-specific symptoms.
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August 2019

myAsthma app

myAsthma for the management of asthma in adults and adolescents.
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August 2019

MyDiabetesMyWay

MyDiabetesMyWay for the management of diabetes.
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May 2019

Hand-held ultrasound devices

Hand-held ultrasound devices for cardiac assessment and diagnosis of heart failure, in the community or primary care setting.
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December 2018

MySignals

MySignals platform for monitoring of medical device outputs.
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October 2018

Milliflex Quantum

Milliflex Quantum for rapid microbial quality assurance of aseptically prepared products.
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October 2018

PRIMACy Project

PRIMACy Project –a method of virtual consultation for NHS primary care professionals and their patients
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October 2018

Arwyddo-Golwg-Sain/Sign-Sight-Sound

Access to online interpreters in healthcare for people who are deaf or hearing impaired.
Read moreabout Arwyddo-Golwg-Sain/Sign-Sight-Sound article date October 2018
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October 2018

iNOTZ oncology documentation system

iNOTZ system for digital storage of patient data.
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October 2018

Urine biomarkers

Urine biomarkers for the early detection of health problems in the community.
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October 2018

Digital Companions

Digital Companions for improving health and wellbeing.
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October 2018

QR Info Pods

QR Info Pods for communicating digitally with patients.
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September 2018

OurPath app

OurPath app for management of type 2 diabetes.
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February 2018

Mechanical chest compression

Mechanical chest compression for use by the ambulance service to treat adults with out-of-hospital non-traumatic cardiac arrest.
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