NHS England Health and Care Innovation Expo 2016

Members from the Lancaster Health Hub team attended the Health and Care Innovation Expo 2016 at Manchester Central on 7 and 8 September.

The NHS England Health and Care Innovation 2016 provided an important forum raising the regional, national and international profile of the Lancaster Health Hub and of Lancashire and Cumbria.

Lancaster University was notable as one of the top ten UK universities to have a presence.  It's multidisciplinary and cross sectoral approach was welcomed including its role in helping to address challenges faced by the NHS and in evaluation of change programmes and their impact.

There was significant interest in the Hub's involvement in large 'health' initiatives on the patch and how we are key a strategic partner in combining different innovation for maximum impact including:

Lancashire and Cumbria Innovation Alliance Test Bed 

Whyndyke Garden Village Healthy New Town

Fylde Coast Vanguard

Better Care Together Vanguard

Health Innovation Campus

Learn more about the Health and Care Innovation Expo 2016