The accelerator is in full swing and we are already working with leading mentors and advisors in Oxford University Hospital and TheHill. The program provides unique access to events, workshops, showcasing opportunities and investment days.
It is great to collaborate with leading academics, clinicians and other innovative start-ups to accelerate our market efforts across the NHS and build our understanding of the complex procurement process and NHS structures.
Who are Oxford University Hospitals?
Oxford University Hospitals (OUH) is a world renowned centre of clinical excellence and one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the UK. The Trust is made up of four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital (which includes the Children's Hospital, West Wing, Eye Hospital, Heart Centre and Women's Centre), the Churchill Hospital and the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, all located in Oxford, and the Horton General Hospital in Banbury, north Oxfordshire. They provide a wide range of clinical services, specialist services (including cardiac, cancer, musculoskeletal and neurological rehabilitation) , medical education, training and research.Their collaboration with the University of Oxford underpins the quality of the care that is provided to patients, from the delivery of high-quality research, bringing innovation from the laboratory bench to the bedside, to the delivery of high-quality education and training of doctors.Existing collaborations include the ambitious research programmes established through the Oxford Biomedical Research Centre (BRC), funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), located on the John Radcliffe Hospital site and at the Biomedical Research Unit in musculoskeletal disease at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre. These set the standard in translating science and research into new and better NHS clinical care.
Who are TheHill?
TheHill brings digital technology and new innovations into the NHS with a focus on break-through innovation. The new approaches we support may be ideas internal to the NHS or external companies, but all of them seek to make the NHS more efficient and effective, empower staff and benefit patients.