Falls Prevention through use of web based solutions, education and community resources reducing emergency acute admissions

What is the brief summary of the solution(s)?

  • Interactive web and digital enabled tool that links best local and national practice to prevent, educate, sign post, reduce and treat
  • Connecting pathways across falls, prevention and treatment
  • Web based support based on best local and national practice in a relevant and accessible way, using different formats
  • Capturing data and analysing data providing outputs in an agreed common format to be able to link pathways together
List of innovative products and/or services that could be involved in the solution
  • Smart Messenger
  • Community based intervention (Pharmacy etc)
  • Web based interactive tool
  • Sensors/cameras to detect falls
  • Verbal sensor to alert patient to risk activity/body position (Loughborough University) to allow balance adjustment, blood pressure drop when stood
  • Ferring Tablet
  • Stroke Association - My Stroke Guide
  • Smart Messenger
Which clinical area(s) and pathway(s) does the solution involve?
  • Falls
  • Prevention
  • Self-Management
Name and organisation of interested parties
  • Northamptonshire County Council - Nicky Sellars
  • Evolve Health Solutions - Nicola Evans-Ward
  • Leicestershire Health Informatic Service (LLR CCGs) - Mark Muddimer
  • Nottingham Community Housing Association - Sam Williams
  • Fortrus - Steve Cooper
  • Nottingham University Hospital - Michelle Pugh
  • Ferring - Virral Shah
  • Stroke Association - Dawn Jevons
  • Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust - Kay Fairy
  • Nottingham Community Housing Association - Cherry Ackroyd
  • Loughborough University - Baihua Li
  • VideoDoc - Damian Kissane
  • National Osteosperosis Society - Henry Mace
  • Celesio - KajaRuda
  • Self Help UK - Sarah Collis
  • Blue Horizon - Helen Hamilton
  • Vision360 - Eddie Abrams
  • 3m - Dave Hodson
  • Capgemini - Andy Payne
  • Elastacloud -  Gary Hunter
  • Notts LPC - Nick Hunter
How do I get involved and what is the timeline?