NHS Scotland is investing up to £300,000 including VAT, in innovative solutions in 3 challenge areas as follows:
Using artificial intelligence and machine learning to help develop prediction algorithms and risk stratification for diabetes foot ulceration, amputations and mortality.
Improving the clinical care of patients with a pre-existing diagnosis of diabetes when admitted to hospital by developing a real-time decision support tool and alert mechanism. The tool must improve triage, prevent medication errors, identify emergencies and streamline the diabetes care pathway.
Improving the identification (case finding) of people at risk of osteoporosis and fracture, including those with diabetes.
Online briefing event: 17 August 2020, 1pm – 3pm
Closing date for applications: 23rd September 2020