Innovation Exchange

Our programmes

Health Innovation Wessex speeds innovation across the region’s health system to create a healthier population and a thriving economy. Our programmes drive research into practice to address local health and social care priorities through partnership, collaboration, investment and support.

What is the Innovation Exchange?

The Innovation Exchange is an Health Innovation Network-wide coordinated approach to identify, select and support the adop... Find out more >


By understanding the needs of the NHS and what innovation is being produced we help foster the knowledge of how to access ... Find out more >


Through building networks throughout the local and national innovation landscape we are able to support innovators in esta... Find out more >


By using our network of colleagues across the locality we are able to offer opportunities to promising innovations to gene... Find out more >


Through a coordinated, evidence-based approach we support the uptake of proven innovations across the Dorset and Hampshire... Find out more >

Our Focus

We will meet with, understand and advice any health-related innovator that approaches us, with either a clinical, academic... Find out more >

Engaging with Us

Health Innovation Networks aim to support innovation into the NHS by working with innovators and other NHS bodies such as ... Find out more >

Our impact so far

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Reflections on the Understanding Intellectual Property (IP) workshop hosted by the Industry and Innovation team

On Friday 17 May, Health Innovation Wessex (HIW) hosted a one-day course in collaboration wi...

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