Overview

We are looking for individuals representing high impact, evidence-based innovations, sourced nationally and internationally, which address one or more of the commitments laid out in the NHS Long Term Plan. You can be the inventor of your innovation, the lead for it within your organisation or simply the representative of an innovation you find compelling, and as such, wish to scale it across the NHS.

Applicants, nationally and internationally, can be clinicians; academics; from a public-sector, charitable or not-for-profit organisation; from a small or medium-sized enterprise (SME); from a large corporate.

Applications close at Midnight on 23rd October 2019

You should apply if:

Your innovation addresses one or more of the commitments laid out in the NHS Long Term Plan
Your innovation demonstrates, in practice, significant outcomes for significantly lower cost
Your innovation is supported by an evidence-base and is ready to be diffused across the NHS
You have a passion for learning and for sharing your insight widely
You are committed to scaling evidence-based innovations for patient and population benefit

About NHS Innovation Accelerator

The NIA (NHS Innovation Accelerator) is an award-winning NHS England initiative, delivered in partnership with all 15 Academic Health Science Networks and hosted at UCLPartners. Professor Stephen Powis, National Medical Director of NHS England, chairs the NIA.

The NIA was created to deliver on the commitment detailed within the Five Year Forward View and more recently within the Long Term Plan - helping to create the conditions and cultural change necessary for proven innovations to be adopted faster and more systematically through the NHS, and to deliver examples into practice for demonstrable patient and population benefit.