Categories & Finalists

The 2016 EHI Awards finalists have now been shortlisted. Thank you to all those who entered.


This year's categories and finalists are:

Category: Excellence in mobile healthcare

Finalist: SH:24 CIC
Project: SH:24

Finalist: Portable Medical Technology
Project: ONCOassist – CE approved clinical decision support app.

Finalist: South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS), Ortivus AB and Quicksilva Limited
Project: Mobile Summary Care Record Access for Ambulances 


Category: Healthcare IT product innovation

Finalist: Academic Unit of Elderly Care and Rehabilitation, University of Leeds and Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham; ResearchOne, TPP; SystmOne, TPP; Faculty of Health Studies, University of Bradford
Project: Development, validation and implementation of an electronic Frailty Index

Finalist: NHS Blood & Transplant
Project: NHSBT Blood Donation, Save Lives - Digital Service

Finalist: Appitized Health in collaboration with Nottingham University Hospitals
Project: Pocket Midwife


Category: The CCIO award for clinical informatics leadership

Finalist organisation: Addenbrooke's Hospital
Nominee: Dr Afzal Chaudhry, CMIO & Consultant Physician

Finalist organisation: St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Nominee: Dr Martin Gray, Chief Clinical Information Officer

Finalist organisation: NHS Birmingham CrossCity CCG
Nominee: Dr Masood Nazir, GP & Chief Clinical Information Officer


Category: Best use of IT to support integrated healthcare services

Finalist: King's Health Partners (Guy's & St Thomas', King's College Hospital, South London & Maudsley NHS FTs), Lambeth and Southwark CCGs
Project: Joining up patient care in Lambeth and Southwark

Finalist: Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
eHospital at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Finalist: Richmond General Practice Alliance
Project: RGPA seven-day GP Access


Category: Excellence in healthcare business analytics

Finalist: Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Project: Reducing clinical variation through new insights

Finalist: Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Project: Semantic Analysis of Patient Feedback using Machine learning

Finalist: Beautiful Information
Project: The Operational Control Centre (OCC)


Category: Best use of IT to support healthcare business efficiency

Finalist: South West London Pathology and Orion Health
Project: Creating an integrated pathology service for South West London Pathology

Finalist: NHS Wales Informatics Service
Project: Welsh Patient Referral Service

Finalist: Halesowen Medical Practice
Project: Saving time and money with advanced computer-aided consulting 



Category: Best use of IT to promote patient safety

Finalist: NHS Fife
Project: A Scottish first in patient safety

Finalist: BES Healthcare
Project: EarlySense

Finalist: South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS), Ortivus AB and Quicksilva Limited
Project: Mobile Summary Care Record Access for Ambulances


Category: Best use of IT to support clinical treatment and care

Finalist: Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CMFT)
Project: Central Manchester transforms patient safety with Patientrack

Finalist: SH:24 CIC
Project: SH:24

Finalist: University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
Project: My medical record


Category: Best use of technology to share information with patients and carers

Finalist: Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust & Propagator Ltd
Project: Squeezy Pelvic Floor Muscle Exercise App

Finalist: Plymouth University, Cornwall Foundation NHS Trust, Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, SUDEP Action
Project: Epilepsy Self-Monitor (EpSMon): Empowering patients with epilepsy around evidence based education and risk management.

Finalist: West Wakefield Health and Wellbeing Ltd
Project: Schools App Challenge – a disruptive prevention approach to delivering health promotion to children and young people through the use of technology


Category: Digital NHS trust or health board of the year

Finalist: Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Project: Digital journey

Finalist: Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Project: eHospital

Finalist: Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
Project: Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust – Roadmap to a Digital Health Enterprise