Dragons' Den rejected me but my invention is saving lives across the NHS
Nurses work on the frontline and are in an ideal position to innovate “Since I appeared on Dragons’ Den last year, the business has surged and there is more support,” says Neomi Bennett.
Bennett is the inventor of Neo-slip, a pouch-like contraption that makes it easier for patients to wear their anti-embolism stockings, known to reduce the risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) clots. Although it was rejected on Dragons’ Den, Bennett considers being able to highlight the problem of DVT with millions of viewers as her biggest achievement.
Bennett came up with the idea in 2011 while working as a... read more
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