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Evaluating the role and contribution of innovation to health and wealth in the UK

A review of Innovation, Health and Wealth: Phase 1 Appendix

Published Jan 29, 2016

by Teresa Bienkowska-Gibbs, Josephine Exley, Catherine L. Saunders, Bryn Garrod, Calum MacLure, Ruth McDonald, Tom Ling

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The Department of Health's Innovation, Health and Wealth (IHW) strategy aimed to introduce a more strategic approach to the spread of innovation across the NHS. The Department of Health Policy Research Programme commissioned a three year evaluation to determine whether the strategy is: (i) working as planned; and (ii) delivering its intended outcomes. This Appendix accompanies the report Innovation, Health and Wealth: A Formative and Summative Evaluation (RR-1143-DH). It provides a comprehensive overview of the findings from the first phase of the evaluation. The findings are presented separately by methodology: document review, interviews and surveys.

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