Gro Health and Barts Health NHS Trust awarded NHSx funding

28th March 2022

Gro Health in partnership with Barts Health NHS Trust has been awarded funding by NHSX's Digital Health Partnership Award.

The Award brings together partners critical to the scaling of digital health technology. These include: technology partners, patient activation and adoption and outcomes, benefits realisation.

As part of the Phase 2 Award, Gro Health will be used across St Bart's to reduce waiting times, increase service capacity, reduce health inequalities and improve patient outcomes.

The focus will be to improve a range of obesity associated comorbidities, including diabetes mellitus, hypertension, liver disease, and depression with the highest-ever Orcha-rated digital therapeutic.

Charlotte Summers of DDM, makers of Gro Health commented "Gro Health is a world-leading behavioural change platform and we are delighted to partner with one of the UK's most prestigious hospital trust groups to improve clinical efficiency, improve health equity and empower patients."