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Care Hackathon  |  Re-imagining health and care in Ayrshire and Arran

Care Hackathon – The Process

Care Hackathon – the video

June 6, 2016
Care Hackathon – the video

Care Hackathon from Snook on Vimeo. We held a Post-Hack show and tell event on Friday 3rd June in the University Hospitals at Crosshouse and Ayr. This event gathered together…

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Care Hackathon teams and ideas

May 20, 2016
Care Hackathon teams and ideas

Here are some of the teams created during Care Hackathon and the ideas they worked on over the two days event. 1. Mental Health Access: ‘Refer Yourself ‘ – #healthyheid Idea: Set up…

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Post-Hackathon event: Join us!

May 20, 2016
Post-Hackathon event: Join us!

We invite you to come along, hear about the ideas developed during the Care Hack and add your voice to the conversation! The format will be a ‘Show & Tell’,…

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Care Hackathon – Photo gallery

May 17, 2016
Care Hackathon – Photo gallery

“I’ve been hack’ed!”

May 4, 2016
“I’ve been hack’ed!”

Care Hackathon took place last Friday and Saturday. What an event! Here’s a re-blog from Andrew Moore (@maidenturret) for Ayrshire Health reflecting on the event. The blog post can also…

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It’s hack day!

April 29, 2016
It’s hack day!

One day to go!

April 28, 2016
One day to go!

It’s almost time to hack! Participants, remember that our venue is McLellan Galleries on Renfrew Street. We look forward to seeing you there. For those of you who can’t join…

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Countdown to the Care Hackathon

April 27, 2016
Countdown to the Care Hackathon

Research continues

April 15, 2016
Research continues

  Throughout this week, our research team were visiting people at home: listening to and learning about how they stay well at home and their experience of unscheduled care. We’d like…

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‘Hack a what..!’

April 6, 2016
‘Hack a what..!’

With its roots in computer programming, a hackathon provides an opportunity for people to come together to form teams around a problem or idea, and collaboratively create a unique solution…

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Visit at University Hospital Crosshouse

April 4, 2016
Visit at University Hospital Crosshouse

On 30th and 31st March, our research team was at University Hospital Crosshouse. We were talking to staff, patients and carers to better understand people’s current experiences. Here are some…

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Care Hackathon research

March 23, 2016
Care Hackathon research

We’ve been conducting user research for the past month. Our team has been out and about in Ayrshire, interviewing people with different experiences of seeking, receiving and delivering unscheduled care….

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We’ll be at University Hospital Crosshouse

March 22, 2016
We’ll be at University Hospital Crosshouse

On 30th and 31st March the Care Hackathon Research team will be coming to University Hospital Crosshouse. Talk to us here between 10am and 5pm. We want to talk to…

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Location confirmed!

March 20, 2016
Location confirmed!

The Care Hackathon location is now confirmed! We’ll be at: McLellan Galleries, The Glasgow School of Art, 167 Renfrew Street, Glasgow, G3 6RQ For directions, click here. Please note that the event venue has…

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Welcome to Care Hackathon!

February 22, 2016
Welcome to Care Hackathon!

We’re excited to be working together with NHS Ayrshire and Arran and students from Glasgow School of Art on a two-day hack event. In 48 hours, participants will develop innovative…

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After Care Hackathon

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