Competition “Outstanding Innovations in Polish Health Care – Golden Scalpel 2018” resolved. We’ve found ourselves among the top ten winners. The winners of the competition were chosen by a jury composed of eminent specialists from various fields of medicine. The prizes were awarded on October 10 this year, in Warsaw. It was already the tenth edition of the competition, organized by the editors of “Puls Medycyny”. For years, projects have been evaluated in the field of the invention of a new diagnostic or therapeutic methods, the development of a new strategy related to the organization and management of health care and the modernization of the Polish healthcare system, through the introduction of innovative solutions. The 12-member jury, composed of eminent specialists from various fields of medicine, was guided by the following guidelines in the assessment of the submitted projects:
- contribution to the development of health care in Poland, for the good of the patient,
- the ability to improve the work of medical personnel,
- chances for dissemination of the solution,
- economic aspects.