WMAHSN is looking for an Innovation Project Manager, due to AHSN funding this will be offered as a 12 month fixed term contract.
West Midlands Academic Health Science Network (WMAHSN) is one of 15 regional AHSNs licensed by NHS England with the purpose of spreading the adoption of innovation at scale and pace to improve health and wellbeing, and to deliver economic benefits. WMAHSN is hosted by UHB NHS Foundation NHS Trust.
By catalysing partnerships between the health and care sector, academia, business and patients, citizens and the third sector, WMAHSN identifies innovations that address the health needs of the region’s population, drive down costs and attract investment and jobs into the West Midlands. Programmes of work are established to take the most attractive innovations forward to accelerate their uptake regionally, nationally and internationally.
Our plans are centred around several strategic programme themes; cardiovascular disease prevention and management, mental health resilience, patient safety, medicines optimisation and innovation including digital transformation and social care. We are looking for someone with strong project management and quality improvement skills to join a team and be able to apply their diverse skill set to an exciting set of programmes with a diverse and ambitious organisation. The priorities encompasses programmes, projects, events and meetings involving a large and diverse range of organisations and individuals.
For further information please contact Amy Owen.