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Continuing the Digital Transformation Journey in Healthcare

April 2020 ECOSYSTEM: Continuing the Digital Transformation Journey in Healthcare

The April Manchester Connected Health Ecosystem was hosted by the University of Manchester’s Digital Futures and Health Innovation Manchester, online on Friday 24th April. Chaired by Professor Niels Peek, Digital futures Health & Care Theme lead, the event focussed on Greater Manchester’s digital strategy for health and care and some of the digital responses being put in place due to Covid-19 across the sector. Included were presentations on:

  • GM Digital Strategy and Digital Response to Covid-19 (Prof. Ben Bridgewater, Health Innovation Manchester
  • Deploying online consultation tools for Digital First Primary Care and the opportunities for Artificial Intelligence (Dr. Marcus Ong & Gwynneth Derere , Spectra Analytics)
  • Adolescent Mental Health  (Scott Lauchlan-Ford, 42nd Street)
  • Digital Healthcare Consultancy (Will Miller, Keystream Group)

And the opportunity for academia, industry, third sector and health and care organisations to discuss best practice and explore opportunities for deploying digital healthcare solutions in the region.