Empowering Everyone in the Bowel Cancer Care Ecosystem, End-to-End

September 2022

Read about how a “pop-up” group of healthcare workers & patients joined forces to identify innovative ideas to tackle the urgent societal need for improved colorectal cancer care.

The economics of a COVID-19 respiratory virtual ward in Leicester

June 2022

Health Economist, Jim Swift, explores the resource use implications associated with the management of patients in a virtual ward - in their own home.

Frailty virtual ward goes live, supporting patients at home

April 2022

In an East Midlands NHS trust, community and acute teams came together to look at a frailty pathway. They used CliniTouch Vie for remote patient monitoring.

Easing capacity by enabling earlier discharge for COVID-19 patients using virtual ward

March 2022

Remote monitoring technology and virtual wards were deployed to help expedite the safe discharge of COVID patients, helping to free up beds and better manage patient flow.

Tackling the waiting list backlog for structured diabetes education in Kent and Medway

March 2021

Kent and Medway CCG recognised their waiting list for diabetes education for those Type 2 diabetes was growing and worked with Spirit Health to roll out EMPOWER T2n.

Developing virtual wards to manage long term conditions across the Midlands

January 2021

An overview of the Midland's recent healthcare innovation, including Spirit's remote monitoring service across Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland ICB.

Using a virtual ward round to effectively triage care home residents in real-time

November 2020

Using CliniTouch Vie, residents at Rushey Mead Manor Care Home were able to be monitored in a virtual ward by GP Clinical Lead Dr Amit Rama.

Reducing face-to-face visits for COPD and heart failure patients using remote care

August 2020

The NHS Trust deployed Spirit’s CliniTouch Vie platform to remotely monitor the vulnerable patients, providing continuity of care at the peak of the pandemic.

Sandwell and West Birmingham CCG achieves significant savings on blood glucose test strip spend

March 2020

The CCG undertook a comprehensive market review with the view to simplifying its formulary and developing prescribing guidelines for healthcare professionals.

Reducing the Cost of Diabetes in NHS Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale CCG

February 2020

NHS Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale CCG dramatically reduced the cost of caring for people with Diabetes by switching to blood glucose test strips from Spirit Health.

Blood Glucose Test Strip Review NHS Bedfordshire CCG Case Study

October 2019

Spirit Health worked with NHS Bedfordshire CCG to find a blood glucose meter that met Type 1 diabetes patients' needs, whilst remaining cost-effective.

Positive patient feedback for Spirit Healthcare’s TEE2+ blood glucose meter and SmartLog app in Isle of Wight CCG

April 2019

Isle of Wight CCG asked Type 2 diabetes patients who switched to Spirit Health’s TEE2+ blood glucose meter what their experiences were.

Isle of Wight CCG reduce mean cost of SMBG strips by £2.34 in just six months, working with Spirit Health

August 2018

Isle of Wight CCG worked with us to support the accessibility of a new technologies for Type 1 diabetes patients, whilst standardising blood glucose meters and strips for Type 2 patients.

NHS Dumfries & Galloway Formulary Implementation Project

February 2018

NHS Dumfries and Galloway undertook a review of blood glucose monitoring systems for people with Type 1 diabetes. The aim was to save money which could be used for other priorities.

How we helped Bury CCG achieve effective blood glucose testing

November 2015

Spirit Health worked with Bury CCG to carry out more effective usage of blood glucose testing, whilst improving patient care and understanding of their results.