medical education / News / patient experience

Survey on patients’ role in revalidation

The NHS Revalidation Support Team (RST) is inviting local patient and public involvement (PPI) leads, Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) leads and lay representatives to complete a national survey on local patient and public involvement in the appraisal and governance of doctors. Read more at: http://www.revalidationsupport.nhs.uk/news_media/news-article.php?id=39 Continue reading

child mental health / emotional health and wellbeing / News

Northants Commissioners Publish Children And Young People’s Survey

A news article discussing the publishing of a local “report containing research findings to support services working with children, young people and families to improve outcomes regarding emotional health and wellbeing” Read the news item here: http://www.aboutmyarea.co.uk/Northamptonshire/Towcester/NN12/News/Local-News/259960-Northants-Commissioners-Publish-Children-And-Young-Peoples-Survey There is an email address to use if you want to see the full report. Continue reading

News / NHS England / patient experience / patient involvement

Guidance on public participation from NHS England

NHS England has published guidance for commissioners on individual and public participation. Transforming Participation in Health and Care is intended to be accessible and user friendly and is published as an interactive PDF on the NHS England website. It includes case studies, tools and links to other user resources. Continue reading