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  • Learning and development, NHS Digital Academy, Fellowships and scholarships, Social care

    Topol Digital Fellowship Cohort 4 to start their programme in April

    Successful applicants of the Topol Digital Fellowship programme recently received confirmation that they had been selected as Fellows.

    Published on 07 March 2023


  • Artificial intelligence and robotics

    Couch Conversation with Dr Anthony Chang and Dr Hatim Abdulhussein

    Watch this conversation with Dr Anthony Chang, Founder, AIMed and Chief Intelligence and Innovation Officer, Children’s Hospital of Orange County and Dr Hatim Abdulhussein, Clinical Fellow Robotics and AI, Health Education England.

    Published on 01 March 2023


  • Learning and development, Digital literacy, Digital capability frameworks, Artificial intelligence and robotics

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Digital Healthcare Technologies Capability Framework published today

    The new AI capability framework, published on 21 February, addresses the need for our health and care workforce to continually adapt their skills and capabilities, ensuring they can work in a digitally and data enhanced environment to meet the needs of the society it serves.

    Published on 21 February 2023


  • Digital health leadership, NHS Digital Academy, Fellowships and scholarships

    Topol Digital Fellowships: Cohort 3 attend their closing conference

    On Friday 10 February 2023, the current cohort of Topol Digital Fellows met at the ICC, Birmingham, for their closing conference.

    Published on 15 February 2023


  • Learning and development, Regional Skills Development Networks, Professional networks

    Digital Skills Development Networks now established in every region of the country

    Digital Skills Development Networks are regional collaborations between NHS, health, social care and other local organisations, who work together to provide a range of training and development opportunities for their workforce. Some networks focus on the digital health workforce, while others are now working with their local Integrated Care System (ICS) to include digital colleagues in both health and social care, as well as voluntary and third sector organisations.

    Published on 24 January 2023


  • Consultations and surveys, Nursing and midwifery, Strategic workforce planning and modelling

    The Phillips Ives Nursing and Midwifery Review: evidence gathering summary

    Since the virtual launch event for The Phillips Ives Nursing and Midwifery Review in May 2022, many engagement activities have taken place to gather evidence that will inform the Review's findings and subsequent recommendations. Activity has also taken place to keep stakeholders informed about the Review's progress and next steps as well as how individuals can get involved. Below is a summary of the activities undertaken, and an outline of how many people have contributed to the Review so far, with figures correct as of November 2022.

    Published on 06 December 2022


  • NHS Digital Academy, Professional networks

    The NHS Digital Academy Leadership Summit 2022

    Published on 01 December 2022


  • Strategic workforce planning and modelling, Policy and strategy

    Harnessing digital technologies summary report

    A summary report that delves deeper into how the use of digital technologies will help the health and care workforce perform to their full potential and meet the future demand for services has been published by Health Education England (HEE).

    Published on 29 November 2022


  • Learning and development, Fellowships and scholarships, Artificial intelligence and robotics

    Applications open for Fellowships in Clinical Artificial Intelligence

    We are thrilled to announce that applications are now open for Fellowships in Clinical Artificial Intelligence (AI) Cohort 2.

    Published on 28 November 2022


  • Consultations and surveys

    Training and education for innovation adopters survey

    Your views will help Health Education England (HEE) and NHS England's Innovation, Research and Life Science team to identify and commission training to support everyone to spread and adopt innovation in their work.

    Published on 25 November 2022