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HANDI - Health & Social Care Professionals: Can an app help?

This half-day workshop will bring health and social care professionals together to share their experiences of using apps for learning in practice, identify where apps work well, where there are gaps and what professionals really want from apps for learning. Participants will be able to learn about existing apps as well as proposing their ideas and requirements for new apps. The event will bring together health and social care professionals who will be able to discuss the opportunities and challenges in this area with their peers, designers, developers and researchers to ensure requirements are well captured.

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Health Education England

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We are the NHS engine that will deliver a better health and healthcare workforce for England. We are responsible for the education, training and personal development of every member of staff, and recruiting for values. We are England’s health and healthcare people service.

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Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber

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Health Education England is the new national leadership organisation responsible for ensuring that education, training, and workforce development drives the highest quality public health and patient outcomes. As Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber we aim to ensure local workforce requirements are met and that we deliver our mission and vision.

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AMEE - An International Association for Medical Education

AMEE - An International Association for Medical Education | Layers - UK health cluster | Scoop.it

The Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE) is a worldwide organisation with members in 90 countries on five continents. Members include educators, researchers, administrators, curriculum developers, assessors and students in medicine and the healthcare professions. AMEE helps teachers, doctors, researchers, administrators, curriculum developers, assessors and students keep up to date with developments in the rapidly changing world of medical and healthcare professions education. AMEE's activities include the annual conferences, Publications including Medical Teacher and AMEE education guides, courses such as ESME, ESMEA and ESTEME, projects including MedEdWorld, BEME and MedEdCentral, and Special Interest Groups.

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Nursing and Midwifery Council

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The NMC sets standards, guidance and requirements for nursing and midwifery programmes of education across the UK.

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Yorkshire & Humber HIEC

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The Yorkshire and Humber HIEC includes all regional NHS organisations and universities with healthcare faculties, making it one of the largest in the country. The HIEC is the Y&H focus for the systematic and managed adoption and diffusion of proven innovative practices and technologies in healthcare delivery, education and training – across the region and beyond. Its emphasis is particularly on using education, training and development to accelerate and consolidate adoption and diffusion. In addition, we are forging new – and developing existing – relationships between the NHS and higher education, and with commercial and not-for profit organisations.

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NHS West and South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Commissioning Support Unit

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We are expert, award-winning providers of professional services, including commissioning and business management support, across West and South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw. Initially we will be providing services to the 15 clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) across West Yorkshire, South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw, representing over 500 GP practices and serving a population of 3.9m. We are also providing a range of commissioning support services to NHS England which has its national support centre in Leeds.

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Picton Medical Centre

We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as Asthma, Diabetes, COPD, Heart Disease, Womens and Mens Health and offer a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood and travel vaccination clinics.

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The Ridge Medical Practice

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The Ridge Medical Practice consists of three surgeries in Great Horton, Wibsey & Manningham
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Accelerating adoption of innovation in the NHS

Innovation Health and Wealth: Accelerating Adoption and Diffusion in the NHS sets out a delivery agenda for spreading innovation at pace and scale throughout the NHS

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A short guide to health and wellbeing boards

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What are health and wellbeing boards? The Health and Social care Act 2012 establishes health and wellbeing boards as a forum where key leaders from the health and care system work together to improve the health and wellbeing of their local...
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HANDI - Supporting the Architects of the Digital Health Revolution

HANDI is a not-for-profit company created to enable learning and partnerships in health and care and to work to create an community in which the promise of apps can be fully realised.

 

HANDI is not just about apps but about new way of creating tools that support health, care and well-being that at present are best exemplified by the app paradigm.

 

In this new world we want to see beautiful tools each performing a specific task well that ”play nicely together“ as part of a mixed-economy in an open health IT ecosystemssupporting health, care and well-being and creating economic opportunity andsustainable business models.

 

This new approach centres on agile user centred design with end-users, health and care professional and software developers working together to create high quality tools that are desirable and functional.

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eWIN - Workforce Information Network Portal

eWIN is the NHS workforce information network designed to enable targeted, informed and evidence based improvements in workforce efficiency and productivity. eWIN provides a repository of valuable workforce indicators, best practice and modelling tools. eWIN facilitates building whole system change on solid service specifications using a skilled and competent workforce through accessible resources, innovation and intelligence. The portal provides a central communication platform on which to share and utilise a varied range of workforce related intelligence in the form of statistics, case studies, research and others.

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ALPS Mobile Learning Network

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ALPS Mobile Learning Network - increase opportunities for collaboration on and research of mobile learning. Building on the previous work of ALPS Mobile technologies implementation project this network has focussed on the establishment of a collaborative group of both academics and technologists to discuss, create and review emerging mobile technology enhanced learning. It has explored the use of hackathons as a forum to create mobile learning apps. Where those that need the technology and those who create the technology come together to rapidly prototype and develop apps; reflecting the current market pace of change and development.

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HCPC - Health and Care Professions Council

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We are a regulator, and we were set up to protect the public. To do this, we keep a Register of health and care professionals who meet our standards for their training, professional skills, behaviour and health. We currently regulate the following professions: arts therapists, biomedical scientists, chiropodists / podiatrists, clinical scientists, dietitians, hearing aid dispensers, occupational therapists, operating department practitioners, orthoptists, paramedics, physiotherapists, practitioner psychologists, prosthetists / orthotists, radiographers, social workers in England and speech and language therapists.

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General Medical Council | Continuing professional development

General Medical Council | Continuing professional development | Layers - UK health cluster | Scoop.it

We have a statutory role to promote high standards and co-ordinate all aspects of medical education. This includes doctors' continuing professional development.

 

Good Medical Practice requires doctors to keep their knowledge and skills up to date throughout their working life and to maintain and improve their performance. Continuing professional development (CPD) is a key way for doctors to meet these professional standards and is one of the sources of information required for appraisal and revalidation.

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Yorkshire & Humber Academic Health Science Network Partners

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The Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) for Yorkshire and the Humber will create and harness a strong, purposeful partnership between patients, health services, industry, and academia to achieve a significant measureable improvement in the health and wealth of the population.

The AHSN will generate significant added value for partner organisations by reducing service variability and improving patient experience. The AHSN will also enable partners to improve efficiency and effectiveness and collectively create an environment that supports inward business investment leading to economic growth. The AHSN will become a partner of choice for local, national and international businesses wishing to innovate in the health sector.

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NHS Bradford City CCG - reducing health inequalities for all

NHS Bradford City CCG - reducing health inequalities for all | Layers - UK health cluster | Scoop.it

Bradford City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is made up of 28 GP practices who have taken over some of the responsibilities of primary care trusts (PCTs) from April 2013. The CCG will ensure that clinical people like GPs and nurses are more involved in deciding what services should be provided for local people. We commission NHS health and care services for the people of Bradford.

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NHS Bradford Districts CCG - better health for the people of Bradford

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We commission health and care services for the population of Bradford districts. Bradford Districts Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is made up of GP practices who have taken over some of the responsibilities of primary care trusts (PCTs) from April 2013. The CCG will ensure that clinical people like GPs and nurses are more involved in deciding what services should be provided for local people. Bradford Districts CCG serves a population of 330,115 covering areas including Bingley, Shipley, Saltaire, Heaton and Tong.

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Leeds Institute of Medical Education

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The Leeds Institute of Medical Education (LIME) is a multi-disciplinary institute that through educational scholarship, research and innovation aims to enhance medical education at a local, national and international level.

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Health and wellbeing boards

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The reforms to the health and social care system set out in the recent Health and Social Care Act have emphasised the need for integration. Central to these reforms is the establishment of statutory health and wellbeing boards to encourage local authorities to take a more strategic approach to providing integrated health and local government services.

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