How We Think - NHS

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Digitalising healthcare: what can the NHS learn from other industries?

Fiona Grace|11th October 2019

Expensive digital solutions are often disregarded because they do not work well for the end user. Account Manager Fiona Grace explores this challenge and reveals the stories of innovation we can all learn from.

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UK vs US: what makes a successful immunisation programme?

Guest Blogger|3rd October 2019

Emily Macdonald calls on her experience as a public health nurse specialising in the prevention of infectious disease in both the US and UK, to explore the differences between immunisation programmes in the two countries. She explores the challenges, opportunities for improvement, and asks why vaccination rates are falling.

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A uniquely English genomic medicine service

Natasha Cowan|26th July 2019

The UK National Health Service is developing one standardised approach to embedding precision medicine across the whole of England. Blue Latitude Health speaks to Dr Tom Fowler, Deputy Chief Scientist and Director of Public Health at Genomics England, to find out how the NHS is achieving this goal.

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My MS journey: one patient's search for innovation

Guest Blogger|18th April 2019

David Lazarus charts his journey from initial MS diagnosis in 1990 to his experience participating in innovative clinical trials, along with his advice for other patients.

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Living my best life with multiple sclerosis

Guest Blogger|3rd December 2018

Multi-award-winning advocate and patient engagement champion Trishna Bharadia gives a valuable insight into life with multiple sclerosis. She explains how treatment has changed, how our healthcare systems and pharma can unite to improve quality of life for MS patients today, and why her diagnosis isn’t stopping her achieving her goals.

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Navigating the antibiotic resistance crisis

Natasha Cowan|25th October 2018

Blue Latitude Health speaks to Tara DeBoer, PhD, Postdoctoral Researcher and CEO of BioAmp Diagnostics to explore the antimicrobial resistance crisis, and learn how a simple tool could support physicians navigating this complex landscape.

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The dark side of direct-to-consumer genetic tests

Natasha Cowan|28th September 2018

Direct-to-consumer testing is an affordable way to better understand your DNA, but is this a leap forward in innovation or another layer clouding an already complex market? From anxious patients to unnecessary surgeries, we reveal the barriers for healthcare professionals and patients, and how to solve these industry challenges.

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Genetic counsellors: the new healthcare influencers?

Natasha Cowan|28th August 2018

Blue Latitude Health explores the relationship between physicians and genetic counsellors, and the impact this has on turning precision medicine into a reality for oncology patients.

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The big question: are you faking your innovation?

Elisa del Galdo|23rd August 2018

Director and Head of Customer Experience Elisa del Galdo reveals the meaning of innovation and why creating a cutting-edge solution is much easier than you think.

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What makes a mental health professional recommend a CBT app?

Natasha Cowan, Amit Sheinholtz|6th August 2018

Senior Associate UX Consultant Amit Sheinholtz was recently awarded City University’s prestigious prize for Outstanding Project of the Year. BLH caught up with him to get the inside scoop on his master’s thesis on mental health apps and what it takes to create excellent research

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