Dubbed the “First 100”, the top 100 digital health innovators in the UK are to be showcased in a new campaign to showcase the best of British health tech.
The companies were selected based on criteria including how committed they were to export and international expansion, the global uniqueness of their innovation, a track-record of working collaboratively with Healthcare UK and how well they represented the UK journey and direction in digital health.
Hassan Chaudhury, digital health specialist, Healthcare UK, Department for International Trade, who is leading the campaign, said: “The UK is at the forefront of transforming healthcare services by using digital solutions to prevent, diagnose, manage and treat illnesses more effectively, as well as putting solutions in the hands of patients.
The UK is at the forefront of transforming healthcare services by using digital solutions to prevent, diagnose, manage and treat illnesses more effectively, as well as putting solutions in the hands of patients.Hassan Chaudhury – Digital Health Specialist and First 100 Lead
The aim is to identify the top UK talents in Digital Health. The list will be reviewed and maintained regularly and released formally twice a year.
The report also includes 25 Ones To Watch including Quit Genius who promise to be “the world’s first technology-enabled digital clinic for multiple addictions” and Simprints who’s mission is to transform the way the world fights poverty.
The First 100 companies fall into the following categories:
- Self Care
- Triage and Pre-Assessment
- Screening and Diagnostics
- Remote Monitoring and Treatment
- System Efficiency & Transformation
- Data and Analysis
- Augmented Healthcare Professionals
- Collaboration & Communication
- Future Tech
- Healthy Ageing