creative people centred digital innovation

health | care | wellbeing

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Digital Development Lab Launched

We’re delighted to be managing this project on behalf of NHS England. Successful applicants will receive a share of 400k grant and the support of our team to get their product NHS ready.
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Our festival creates a space for conversations about patient and citizen orientated approaches to digital technologies and online social networks.
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about mHabitat

We support digital innovation in the NHS and wider public sector from early stage discovery through to strategic planning.

focus on….

Our current focus piece is on our upcoming online peer support platform. Designed and developed through our collaborative co-design process to provide an online community for people to support each other.

The online ‘Us’ platform was produced with and for users of Leeds MIND’s peer support service and features themed group rooms, live update feeds and peer moderation. We are also developing the ‘Tandem’ platform for people accessing Chronic Fatigue services provided by Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.

What has frugal innovation got to offer digital in health and care?

This house believes frugal innovation has the potential to create better solutions to citizen challenges in health and care than traditionally designed digital technologies The...

Mental health practitioner views about digital technologies in practice

What are mental health practitioner views about digital technologies in practice? Our director, Victoria, has reviewed a recent research paper on this topic over on...

People Drive Digital 2016 #PDDigital16

A festival of makers | doers | leaders | partners in digital health  Our first People Drive Digital event in 2015 was all about showing...