The need for innovation in healthcare has never been greater. Our system faces a wealth of challenges in meeting the growing demand for services, due to an ageing population and increasing rates of chronic diseases. The challenges are further compounded by limited resources and funding. There is a critical need to think differently and explore innovative methodologies and technologies.
Innovate Health, was set up in 2021 to create the opportunity for staff in the hospital to think differently, push boundaries and explore innovative methodologies and technologies to provide patients with better outcomes, improve their experience, and promote overall wellness across TUH. Already it has over 120 ideas in the innovation pipeline.
Tallaght University Hospital Foundation (TUHF) supports Innovate Health. It shares its vision to develop new healthcare solutions, to improve patient outcomes, reduce costs, and enhance patient satisfaction. TUHF is ambitious, not only for Innovate Health but also for Ireland to build its reputation for innovation and research in healthcare. We aspire to: