Digital Innovation in the Treatment of Cancer

This award recognises digital innovation that will improve the quality and experience of treatment for people living with and beyond cancer. 

Examples include: mobile health – app to medical device, digital tools in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, digital collaboration in cancer research, websites, telemedicine, E-learning, home monitoring, social media.

Please make it clear if your work was a stand-alone project, part of an overall programme involving other factors or one significant programme within a longer term strategy

You must state what digital provide you worked with on the assignment and what budget was allocated to this work by band.

Failure to specify a budget band may incur a penalty form the judges.  If you are unable to provide budget band information please state the reason in your submission.

Band A below £10,000
Band B £10,001-£25,000
Band C £25,001-£50,000
Band D £50,000-£150,000
Band E over £150,000

Please ensure that any websites/digital media you refer to in your entry can be accessed by our panel of judges.

Judging criteria:

Objectives Are the objectives clearly explained and appropriate to the initiative? 0-5 points
Planning & implementation How effective were the methods used to deliver the initiative? How well were they implemented?0-10 points
Impact & results How successful was the initiative? How well did it meet its objectives?
Describe the NHS and patient user benefits including time and cost saving
0-15 points
Creativity or innovation in content, presentation/use of the medium and usability How was the initiative creative and innovative?
How well was the initiative received by the user?
0-20 points
Patient experience How patient experience was measured and how well was the initiative received by patients?0-20 points
Audit & evaluation  Was the initiative subject to formal evaluation and were the measures of success appropriate? What evidence-based data exists to support the success of the programme?0-15 points
Future benefits and sustainabilityWhat impact does the project potentially have in the future?
How sustainable was the initiative? What level of impact has the project had (relative to available budget/resources) within its intended environment?
0-15 points
QiC Oncology 2016 partner:
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Supported by: