The Innovation Exchange
All 15 Health Innovation Networks support the regional ‘import and export’ of healthcare innovation through our Innovation Exchange, an Health Innovation Network coordinated approach to identify, select and support the adoption of innovations that improve our economy and patients’ lives.
The National Innovation Exchange identifies innovations for the Accelerated Access Collaborative (AAC) and for local adoption. The AAC is a national partnership of organisations including NHS England, Department of Health and Social Care, Department for Business Energy and Industrial Strategy, NICE, NHS Improvement and the Health Innovation Networks.
The Innovation Exchange has four structured elements: