News & Events

Check back here for regular news updates, event information and press releases.

News

Feb 2020

Report published: Developing the HTW Audit Function to Assess the Adoption of Guidance across Wales

This is a critical step in the spread of technological innovations and has resulted in an agreed process to facilitate and monitor; routine consideration, uptake, (de)commissioning and implementation of evidence-based guidance in NHS Wales.

Case Study

Feb 2020

Case study: Continuous Glucose Monitoring

We appraised evidence on the effectiveness of using continuous glucose monitoring to help pregnant women with type 1 diabetes manage their condition. We published guidance in October 2019.

News

Feb 2020

Join Health Technology Wales at Tomorrow’s Health

Over 500 delegates are expected to attend, which will bring together health and care professionals, businesses and academia to shape the future of health and care in Wales.

News

Feb 2020

Health Technology Wales makes impact in 2019

Throughout 2019, more than 65 technology topics were proposed to us for appraisal. Strong cross-sector relationships attracted these topic proposals from NHS Wales, industry, third sector, Welsh Government and academia.

News

Feb 2020

Health Technology Wales to advise national PET-CT board

We’ve joined a national working group on Positron Emission Tomography – Computed Tomography (PET-CT) scanning.

News

Jan 2020

Health Technology Wales join Accelerate multi-disciplinary team

We’ve joined the multi-disciplinary team meetings of Accelerate, the pioneering collaboration to help translate innovative ideas into new technologies, products and services for the health and care sector, quickly.

News

Jan 2020

Our team has grown! Meet the new members

It means we now have 20 members of staff, with 17 Full Time Equivalents (FTEs), and it has increased capacity in key areas of our work to improve the quality of care in Wales.

Event

Jan 2020

Industry engage with Health Technology Wales to kick start 2020

We started 2020 with an event to encourage industry to collaborate with us in our work to increase access to non-medicine health technologies in Wales.

News

Dec 2019

Health Technology Wales celebrates second anniversary and sets vision for 2020

On Thursday 19 December, we held an event to showcase our success and celebrate our second anniversary.