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Patients and carers as partners for change – What are we doing?

Patients and carers as partners for change – What are we doing?

David Gilbert, Patient Director for the MSK Partnership in Central Sussex, talks about how the service is meaningfully creating a network of citizens, clinicians and other staff who learn and make decisions together.

Learning together at SMSKP conference 2017

Learning together at SMSKP conference 2017

Mary McAllister, Advanced Practitioner for lower limb working with Sussex MSK Partnership, reflects on sharing her work on shared decision making at this year’s SMSKP Conference which was hosted by the service’s ‘Culture Club’.

Podcast: self referral to physiotherapy services in Sussex

Podcast: self referral to physiotherapy services in Sussex

Listen to Sally York, physiotherapy lead for Sussex MSK Partnership, describe the roll-out of self referral for physio in central Sussex – and how it’s working for patients and clinicians.

Clinical outcome letters: why does improving the system matter?
Members of Sussex MSK Partnership clinical letters team at work

Clinical outcome letters: why does improving the system matter?

Phoebe Munson, Interim Patient Access Manager in the Sussex MSK Partnership, describes the work to redesign our systems to meet the service commitment of sending clinical outcome letters within seven working days.

What are we seeing?

What are we seeing?

As we publish our ‘A year of being Here’, our annual report 2015-2016, Zoe Nicholson, Chief Executive of Here, shares the questions we feel are important to ask ourselves about our health care system.

A touch on the arm

A touch on the arm

David Gilbert, Patient Director for Sussex MSK Partnership Central, shares his experiences of returning to work after mental health problems

Stepping towards empathy

Stepping towards empathy

Carmen Richardson, Patient Care Advisor for Sussex MSK Partnership Central, shares her experience of walking in another person’s shoes and what it had to teach her about the power of listening to others.

The role of a Patient Director

The role of a Patient Director

A year on from being appointed the first patient director in the NHS, for Sussex Musculoskeletal Partnership Central, David Gilbert reflects on his role