Tony Bowden on the Internet of Things

“In healthcare, I really believe most sincerely that the greatest wins are in the areas of prevention and self / shared care – yes in the NHS – but equally yes for everyone around the world. This can be a force for real good in even the poorest countries. I haven’t just conjured this up read more…

Helicon at Arab Health supported by DIT

Helicon is part of a UK trade delegation exhibiting at Arab Health at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre from 29th January to 2nd February. Our CEO Tony Bowden, who will be in Dubai, said, “we are delighted to be part of the DIT delegation and looking forward to meeting old and making new friends read more…

Global AF Awareness Week 20-26 November 2017

Our CEO’s Blog… Whilst out on a long walk in Richmond Park, a close friend asked me why I’ve become so involved – some would say fixated – on building and deploying at scale the world’s best digital platform for prevention of AF related strokes. The lovely thing about a long walk is it gives you read more…

Join Helicon’s CEO Tony Bowden at ehi LIVE on 31st October

Please join Helicon’s CEO Tony Bowden at the UK’s premier digital health event ehi LIVE on 31st October at the NEC in Birmingham. For more information: https://www.ehilive.co.uk/en/home.html

Preventing AF-related Strokes: Accelerating action & collaboration

Please join the Helicon team at this important meeting for anyone who really wants to prevent AF-related strokes. Our CEO Tony Bowden will be chairing a round table discussion on Helicon® StrokePrevent. To register: http://events4healthcare.com/preventing-af-related-strokes/

Tony Bowden at 2nd Health Foundry Health Summit 28th September 2017

Our CEO Tony Bowden is presenting at Health Foundry’s  2nd annual Health Summit. This will bring together 70+ thought leaders, local stakeholders and digital health start-ups to debate the opportunities and challenges of technology in helping people with multiple long-term conditions. Chronic diseases are now the most common cause of death and disability in England. read more…

Helicon StrokePrevent at NHS EXPO 2017 on 12th September 2017

Helicon will be exhibiting at NHS Expo 2017 on 12th September in Manchester, in the Innovation Zone sponsored by the AHSN network. We will be making announcements on the delivery of the entire StrokePrevent platform, launched at Expo last year. This includes: New and early adopter customers Use of big data to identify large numbers read more…

Helicon Awarded Prestigious SBRI Healthcare Award to Build General Practice of the Future

Helicon Health® has won a prestigious award as part of an SBRI Healthcare £2.1m investment in innovation to build General Practice of the Future. The investment is funded by NHS England. Helicon is one of a group of companies that have been selected to develop novel technologies that aim to revolutionise primary care and GP read more…

Helicon presenting at Clinical Innovation and Outsourcing World Congress

Tony Bowden, Helicon CEO’s, presents at the “Clinical Innovation and Outsourcing World Congress”, sponsored by NIHR,  in London on March 8th. Tony will be explaining how the Helicon Health’ patient-centred digital healthcare platform is being used to help with clinical research in cardiovascular related areas. More information

Recent BMJ Paper Backs Warfarin Self-monitoring and Self-Management

A recent editorial in the British Medical Journal by Carl Heneghan and colleagues has endorsed the benefits of patient self-monitoring and self-management for patients using warfarin as an anticoagulant See the BMJ editorial here “Several guidelines currently recommend self-monitoring as one strategy to improve the management of OAT. However, uptake is variable. For example, self-monitoring read more…