DHI (Digital Health & Care Institute)

Transforming great ideas into real digital health & care solutions

DHI are a national resource, established in 2013 and funded by the Scottish Government and Scottish Funding Council (SFC). We’re a partnership between the Glasgow School of Art and the University of Strathclyde.

We play a pivotal role in creating collaborative projects to health and care challenges facing Scottish communities. Our focus is creating person centred, innovative and digital, solutions that will have a positive impact on society. To do this, we work with:

  • Academia
  • SMEs
  • Enterprise organisations
  • Third sector
  • Citizens



Areas of focus

  • Service innovation
  • Business innovation
  • Technical innovation

What we do

  • We collaborate to identify, develop and deliver digital solutions to improve health & care and provide sustainable and inclusive growth for Scotland
  • We support the essential transformation of health & care services in Scotland
  • We provide opportunities for our academic and industry partners to evidence impact and gain market traction

Connect with us

The DHI has a wealth of knowledge and experience in developing digital health and care solutions.

We have a number of core capabilities that enable us to tailor projects to the needs of our stakeholders.

We have developed a proven, 5-step, innovation process model and have an extensive project portfolio of examples of what is possible, when implemented.

If you have a challenge and would like us to help develop a digital health and care solution, please get in touch via the details below.

Find DHI

  • Digital Health & Care Institute, 1st Floor, Suite B, Inovo Building, 121 George Street, Glasgow G1 1RD


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