Medovate Headline Sponsor of Medipex NHS Innovation Awards 2021

24th June, 2021

Medipex, the award-winning NHS Innovation Hub for the Yorkshire & Humber and East Midlands regions, have launched their NHS Innovation Awards competition for 2021.

Medovate are delighted to be named as Headline Sponsor for these inspirational innovation awards for NHS inventors. These awards fit perfectly with Medovate's mission as a dedicated vehicle to develop and manufacture new medical technologies from the NHS and take to market to improve patient care.

The awards are open to entries led by NHS staff together with their collaborators. Eligible projects for entry into the awards include those where a new/improved product or service is being developed by, or in conjunction with, the lead NHS organisation in response to an identified need. Entries will be considered from the idea stage right through to clinical investigation/pilot.

Chris Rogers, Sales and Marketing Director at Medovate said, “We know there is an abundance of innovation generated by professionals working in the NHS including nursing staff, clinicians, researchers etc. We have the privilege of working with a number of inventive clinicians to develop new ideas into products which will help improve patient safety and care. It is essential to help NHS staff realise the potential value of their ideas and to encourage them to come forward with them, and this is exactly what innovation competitions such as this will do. Medovate are delighted to be the headline sponsor and we look forward to supporting these awards.”

Lindsay Georgopoulos, Chief Executive Officer of Medipex commented, “I am delighted that we are able hold the prestigious Medipex NHS Innovation Awards again this year, and are thrilled to have Medovate as headline sponsors, with their award winning approach to innovation development. We know that lots of fantastic ideas are conceived every day by our NHS colleagues to improve healthcare services, and this competition is a great way to uncover those ideas enabling us to support their development and ultimately deliver patient benefit.”

The closing date for all entries is 30th July 2021. Finalists will be showcased, and winners announced, during a virtual awards ceremony to be held on the 22nd September 2021.

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