The Health Foundation’s Shine programme open for funding applications – over £1 million available for support innovative healthcare teams.
The Health Foundation is an independent charity working to continuously improve the quality of healthcare in the UK. Its innovation programme, Shine, is open for a new round of funding applications from 1 May 2012, with over £1 million available to support up to 18 innovative healthcare teams. The Shine 2012 challenge is to find new innovative approaches to delivering healthcare that aim to achieve one of the following:
- supporting patients to be active partners in their own care
- improving patient safety
- improving quality while reducing costs
Do you or a colleague have a smart idea that could shine at this challenge? Pass this information on to smart thinking innovators, or for more information about the programme, visit www.health.org.uk/shine.
Shine is open for applications from 1 May 2012 until 17 July 2012.