HT&Y The Professional’s Choice Award Shortlist: TickerFit

axa_awards_v1

TickerFit was founded by chartered physiotherapist Avril Copeland. Avril founded the company after becoming frustrated seeing the same patients readmitted to hospital due to a lack of follow on support.

TickerFit enables healthcare providers to deliver primary and secondary prevention interventions to patients remotely. Through a web based platform health professionals can customise a programme of exercise education reminders and patient reported outcomes.

The patient’s curriculum is delivered to them via the mobile application. The patient completes daily tasks to fulfil their personalised curriculum. In primary care GPs are using TickerFit to deliver physical activity interventions to patients at risk of cardiovascular disease. Two RCTs are underway. TickerFit is being piloted in cardiac rehabilitation. Patients who are unable to attend the traditional model of cardiac rehab are being prescribed TickerFit.

tickerfit.png

Judges Comments:

“A new way of rehabilitation for patients who cannot have the traditional type of cardiac rehab”

“Cloud based so easily accessible but safe for medical professionals to access”

“Easy monitoring of health condition and improvement through rehabilitation”

Advertisements
Posted in Emerging technologies, Global Health, Health and Wellbeing, Healthcare, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

HT&Y The Professional’s Choice Award Shortlist: Cellnovo

axa_awards_v1

The Cellnovo vision is that those who rely on medical devices should benefit from the same advances in technology to improve the care they receive and to make their lives easier.

The life today of a typical Type 1 diabetes patient is a relentless daily routine of testing, tracking, calculating and journal keeping. Our vision is that through elegant design and the thoughtful integration of everyday technology into medical systems, Cellnovo can restore ease of life by providing freedom from the cumbersome, burdensome and obstructive procedures of traditional diabetes management.

The Cellnovo System is the world’s first mobile diabetes management system, including an insulin patch pump, activity monitor, cellular-enabled wireless touchscreen handset with integrated blood glucose meter and automatic connectivity to secure servers.

cellnovo-insulin-pump

Judges Comments:

“The device is small and discreet allowing users to continue in their lives whilst still monitoring their insulin levels”

“The journal keeping conception is a powerful way to track your health over a period which can also help in looking into other factors in our lives that can contribute to levels dropping and changing”

“It removes the traditional treatment of diabetes making it easier for the patient”

Posted in Emerging technologies, Global Health, Health and Wellbeing, Health Team, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

HT&Y The Professional’s Choice Award Shortlist: uMotif

axa_awards_v1

uMotif is the leading next-generation digital platform to capture patient-generated health data for health services and clinical research. The clinically-proven platform has been deployed in 16 conditions globally capturing millions of data points to impact care. uMotif unrivalled design quality engages patients of all ages to track their symptoms outcomes experience medications and wearable-device data through digital tools they love to use. Patients using uMotif become active participants in their care & research. Through a cloud-based validated and secure system the uMotif platform is fast flexible and cost-effective helping modernise the global clinical data capture industry putting patients at the centre. We are clinically proven to help patients – stick to their medications regime – improve self-care – enhance their clinical appointments – feel more in control

umotif

Judges Comments:

“The patient is in control of their own health and they can monitoring as and when they need”

“Reminding patients to take their medicines in real-time can appeal to a wide range of target audience”

“The data being collected is safe and secure ensuring that all of our information is not being sent elsewhere or used by people we don’t know”

Posted in Emerging technologies, Global Health, Health and Wellbeing, Healthcare, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

HT&Y The Health Tech and Age Award Shortlist: MonitorMe

axa_awards_v1

MonitorMe is a not-for-profit networked system centred around an intelligent landline telephone that captures clinically validated vital signs in accordance with the Royal College of Physicians NEWS score. It makes earlier hospital discharge possible and introduces a new way to provide long term care of the elderly and vulnerable in their own homes.
The system is controlled by your clinician/GP and is the first to access and store data on your patient record. As well as offering immediate benefits to the health provider exclusivity is our goal we do not silo data but use recognised standard measures to make it work for the individual and the community. This lays the foundations of mass data driven epidemiological decision-making and an ecosystem of novel ways to drive down healthcare costs.

Judges Comments:

“Utilising the landline telephone for the elderly to be able to monitor their vital signs”

“Easy to use for the elderly”

“Can be monitored by a health professional without the patient having to go see their GP”

Posted in Emerging technologies, Health and Wellbeing, Healthcare, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

HT&Y The Health Tech and Age Award Shortlist: MIRA Rehab

axa_awards_v1

The MIRA platform is an innovative software platform containing clinically based video games designed to assist the rehabilitation and physical therapy treatment by providing a fun and engaging tool.

To address the problem of ageing population and falls among older people we have developed exergames for this purpose and tested then in a clinical environment with people at high risk of falling. The exergames were specifically developed to improve strength and balance to prevent falls and improve function in older people by interactively engaging them to increase treatment uptake and adherence. This enables evidence-based personalised and cost-effective treatment in the patients private homes as well as clinics carehomes and community settings. This innovative tele-rehabilitation product (MIRA) enables an evidence-based personalised cost-effective approach that could significantly (based on comparable tools):

1) Improve patient emotional wellbeing mobility and independent living & quality of life;

2) Reduce waiting time to access physiotherapy services

3) Increase flexibility in accessing treatment exercises.

mira.png

Judges Comments:

“To be able to do these exercises but have the health professional to monitor how they are being done and if there are areas of improvement to ensure that the rehabilitation process is working”

“Can be used for all of those needing rehabilitation”

“A great way to keeping the elderly entertained and active”

Posted in Department of Health, Emerging technologies, Health and Wellbeing, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

HT&Y Trending Award Shortlist: Kardia Mobile

axa_awards_v1

Smaller than a credit card, Kardia Mobile allows you to check you heart rhythm regularly and find out automatically in just 30 seconds if things are normal or if you should seek medical attention.

Track and Share: Capture reliable heart activity data and relay it to your doctor to inform your diagnosis and treatment plan.

More Than ECGs: Use voice memos to keep track of palpitations, shortness of breath, dietary habits and exercise patterns. Integrate with Health app and Google Fit for personal heart health insights. One-time setup and activation

Kardia-Mobile-Portable-EKG-by-AliveCor-01.jpg

Voting for the winner of the Trending Award are currently open, if you think that Kardia Mobile deserve to win the award to to fond out more click here

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

HT&Y Trending Award Shortlist: LiveSmart

axa_awards_v1

LiveSmart assess where you are, help you to decide your focus, then provide you with the tools and support to improve.

By offering a range of assessments that look at every aspect of your health and wellness. LiveSmart start by analysing your blood across every major system and then put that in context with your lifestyle, exercise, nutrition and mental health. Once they have got to know you the tech will create a personalised improvement plan to help you to improve.

Using only experienced NHS trained and practicing GPs who can be found in the GMC public database. And registered Dieticians who are experts behaviour change counselling across nutrition and exercise.

LiveSmart - The Trending Award.jpeg

Voting for the winner of the Trending Award are currently open, if you think that LiveSmart deserve to win the award to to fond out more click here

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment