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NES Nominated for National Healthcare Technology Award

We are delighted to announce that NHS Education for Scotland (NES) has been shortlisted for a UK-wide healthcare technology award for our programme of Digital Transformation and the development of effective digital resources.

The prestigious Champion Award, is a nomination-only accolade presented to the individual or organisation who most champions the uptake and adoption of healthcare technology in the UK.


Christopher Wroath, NES Director of Digital Transformation, said: “It is great to be shortlisted for a UK wide health award – we want to make a difference to the lives of patients and the people delivering their care in Scotland. We live in a rapidly changing world and health workers increasingly need to access help and information at any time, any place and on any device.

NES has been shortlisted for our innovation in the field of public-sector software development, the commitment to adopting a Digital by Default model and the innovative development of NES resources, putting users at the heart of our systems.

We are committed to pushing the boundaries of technology to deliver education that enables excellence in health and care for the people of Scotland.”

The winner of the Champion Award will be announced at the annual AXA PPP Health Tech and You Awards, co-founded by the Design Museum, AXA PPP healthcare and 2020Health, on 25th April. Evaluation criteria for the Champion award includes the recent impact that the individual or organisation has had in the field, the evidence of impact and demonstrable innovation.

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