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8th February Analogue to Digital Telecare Partnership Engagement Webinar Calling Scottish Health & Social Care Partnerships and Housing Leads. A 1-hour webinar Supported by the Technology Enabled Care Programme and facilitated by the Scottish Local Government Digital Office. [more]
Opportunity for Publication The International Journal of PUBLIC Health and Environmental Research are running an issue focussed exclusively on digital health and care, with the opportunity to submit articles. [more]
Digital Health and Social Care Conference 22.11.17 webcast of the morning plenary session The Scottish Digital Health and Social Care Conference 22.11.17 brought together 360 attendees in Glasgow. The morning session 9am-11am was webcast. The webcast is available to view. [more]

Launch of the iHub Improvement Fund

 

The Improvement Fund has £200,000 to award in financial year 2017-18. Applicants can apply as a single organisation or a partnership. Applicants can apply for grants between £5,000 and £75,000.

The Improvement Fund will seek to fund projects at a local level that improve the quality of health and social care services in Scotland. Projects that:

·         design and test new solutions that have the potential to lead to sustainable measurable improvements and/or spread ideas that have already been tested and demonstrated impact

·         are ready to go and have a senior organisational sponsor

·         have a plan to actively share learning locally, regionally and/or nationally

·         will have a direct impact on service users within a 12–15 month funding period

·         contribute to the delivery of the National Health and Wellbeing Outcomes , and

·         contribute to the delivery of local integration priorities and strategies and the reducing inequalities agenda.

Applications will be accepted from:

  • Health and Social Care Partnerships
  • Integration Authorities
  • Local Authorities
  • NHS Territorial Boards (that is those working at a local level),
  • Third sector organisations
  • Housing organisations.

The Expression of Interest form is now available from: http://www.ihub.scot/improvement-fund  in advance of the application period being open.

If you would like any further information about the Improvement Fund please contact Catherine Banks, Improvement Fund Manager, .

The Improvement Fund website is now live and you can find more information at www.ihub.scot/improvement-fund

For information on funded projects from 2016-2017 please see the website

Latest News

latest news
8th February Analogue to Digital Telecare Partnership Engagement Webinar Calling Scottish Health & Social Care Partnerships and Housing Leads. A 1-hour webinar Supported by the Technology Enabled Care Programme and facilitated by the Scottish Local Government Digital Office. [more]
Opportunity for Publication The International Journal of PUBLIC Health and Environmental Research are running an issue focussed exclusively on digital health and care, with the opportunity to submit articles. [more]
Digital Health and Social Care Conference 22.11.17 webcast of the morning plenary session The Scottish Digital Health and Social Care Conference 22.11.17 brought together 360 attendees in Glasgow. The morning session 9am-11am was webcast. The webcast is available to view. [more]