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Digital Health 

Working with local health and social care partners, industry and the Greater Manchester Care Record, to design evaluate and implement digital technologies to support disease prevention, self-management , integrated and personalised care.

Digital Health

We are applying rigorous methods to design, implement and evaluate new digital technology in the NHS to support disease prevention, self-management, integrated and personalised care.  


Key foci

  • To assess patient, professional and public understanding of attitudes to digital health technologies including:  triage, Artificial Intelligence, patient portals and patient held records 
  • Work with NHS partners to facilitate the implementation of digital health  
  • Develop and evaluate technologies that support self-management of long-term conditions 
  • Develop and evaluate personalised apps to reduce risk behaviour  
  • Identify mechanisms that increase patient and professional adoption of digital health technologies and their impact
  • Understand and address digital health inequities caused or exacerbated by introducing digital technology in health and care settings 


Contact information:

Programme Manager

Ross Atkinson




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