A digital healthcare model can take the heat off primary care

It’s a startling fact that since 1989, 40% of banks and building societies on Britain’s high streets have closed. While on the face of it this is seems like a stark reduction, for the most part it is simply the outcome of our migration towards phone and online services over the past decades. Changing consumer […]

DLS is contributing to the NHS of the future, report claims


Digital Life Sciences is contributing to the NHS of the future, according to a report endorsed by the head of NHS England. The work of DLS was cited in the NHS Five Year Forward View, a publication launched by Simon Stevens, chief executive of NHS England on 23 October 2014. The report outlines why the […]

Digital Life Sciences to join the UK Technology Enhanced Homecare Forum

The following post was originally published  on the eSE blog, advertising  the Technology Enhanced Homecare Forum on Thursday, 16 October. Further details and a contact form are available on the original article here. The UK Technology Enhanced Homecare Forum is a specialist meeting showcasing the latest and most innovative technology to improve patient-care and bring homecare into […]

Year Zero has presence at Self-care in the Digital Age event

Digital Life Sciences was talking to delegates about Year Zero at an event hosted by The King’s Fund and dallas, a programme to deliver assisted living lifestyles at scale. Year Zero, one of dallas‘s four technology communities, is a crtical mass of citizens who own, share and use their own information to improve their health and […]

DLS helps the over 50s Connect

A service to help people in Scotland connect online to their family, friends and health and wellbeing services has been created by Digital Life Sciences. Connect is a section of Living it Up, a digital health, care and wellbeing project aiming to empower the over 50s to improve their health and wellbeing by connecting them […]

Clinical Practice Research Data made simple

Replacing face-to-face training with e-learning is a tried and tested route to cost effective and convenient training and education. But translating some pretty complex statistical and “pharmacoepidemiological” concepts into pithy and attractive e-learning modules is quite a challenge. That’s what Digital Life Sciences is doing for the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD), an organisation designed to maximise the […]

Andrew Chitty presents integrated digital healthcare at D14

Andrew Chitty, executive director of Digital Life Sciences, gave a presentation on the company’s approach to integrated healthcare and supported self-management at Scotland’s flagship digital summit, D14. More than 400 delegates from the digital and creative sectors in Scotland attended the event at the Scottish Exhibtion and Conference Centre in Glasgow on Friday, 30 May 2014. […]

TSB launches Digital Health in a Connected Hospital

This week I attended the London launch of the new Technology Strategy Board competition, Digital Health in a Connected Hospital. This competition is designed to stimulate innovation in the UK digital health sector by contributing up to £6m of funding to projects that exploit the new capabilities of data, sensing, networking and software to better […]

Online trial to encourage condom use is launched

Digital Life Sciences has created an interactive website for young men using sexual health clinics as part of an experiment to see if it will change their sexual behaviour. The digital healthcare company has been working with University College London’s e-Health Unit to deliver a research project that investigates ways of increasing condom use among men […]

DLS welcomes Nesta report on the role of entrepreneurs and technology in care

Digital healthcare company Digital Life Sciences welcomes a recent report by Nesta Impact Investments that identifies the role entrepreneurs and technology can play in improving care. The report by the fund that invests in innovation for social change outlines ways in which social entrepreneurs can play a key role in meeting the challenges of our […]