The NHS spends approximately £6 billion a year on medical technology, also known as MedTech, such as medical devices, equipment and digital tools. It is an industry that accounts for over 86,000 jobs in the UK, almost a third of which are within small companies, and supports an additional 24,600 service and supply roles.
New report maps the MedTech landscape for innovators in England
A new report from the AHSN Network provides an essential guide for companies looking to successfully develop and roll out innovations in this complex and diverse industry, focused around the MedTech innovation pathway.
The MedTech Landscape Review will be launched formally at an event to be held jointly with partners, the Association of British HealthTech Industries (ABHI), on 20 March and introduced by Piers Ricketts, Chief Executive of Eastern AHSN and Vice Chair of the AHSN Network.
In the meantime, the report is available for download here, featuring case studies, statistics and practical advice for navigating each step of the MedTech Innovation pathway.
Eastern AHSN (Academic Health Science Network) turn ideas into health impact by bringing together all partners in the health sector to develop and deliver innovative care.