A network for co-production practitioners
As part of the Darzi Fellows programme we are running for NHS London – we have a module on coproduction. We’d really like our Fellows to visit places in London who are working on coproduction and have some good benefits to show. Would you be willing to host a visit? The date is Thursday 21st March in the afternoon (probably about 3pm). The Darzi Fellows are clinical folk working in commissioning throughout London, and they are on a programme which supports them leading significant…Continue
Added by Rebecca Malby on January 31, 2013 at 20:31 — No Comments
TOWARDS A CHOICE TO GIVE BACK
There is a famous story about a doctor’s surgery with a hedge outside. I have never discovered where it actually is, but it tells us an important story about the future of choice.
The hedge is trimmed once a year in the summer and, when it is trimmed, all these rejected prescriptions fall out. Patients come out of the door with a prescription they don’t real
ly want and shove it in the hedge.
Added by Sarah Lyall on January 24, 2013 at 17:18 — No Comments
Cardiff Policy Café: engaging with research, policy and practice: All welcome.…Continue
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East Mids Co-pro net
I was pleased to attend a MAC-UK open day to see firsthand the impact of the innovative North London mental health charity about which I had heard so much. Beginning as ‘Music and Change’ in 2008, MAC-UK engages some of the UK’s most excluded and deprived young people in therapeutic relationships that transform their mental wellbeing and make them far less likely to offend. Their target audience for…Continue
Added by Sarah Lyall on January 15, 2013 at 16:52 — No Comments
Islington Council co-assess their youth provision with young people. A great adjunct to a co-produced service. It makes sense to evaluate together that which you achieve together.
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Added by Sarah Lyall on January 11, 2013 at 16:23 — No Comments
Happy New Year, co-production practitioners and friends!
We've been finding this round up of evidence by Think Local Act Personal very helpful. It has useful stats to help practitioners make the case for co-production. You can find it in our resources section and below.Continue
Added by Sarah Lyall on January 4, 2013 at 14:08 — No Comments