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Vacancy: Clinical Senate Support Officer

Senate Support Officer NHS AfC: Band 6 990-NHSE10212S Fixed Term for 12 months Part Time 22.5 hours per week South Plaza, Bristol Salary £26,565 – £35,577 per annum pro rata Closing date: 03/06/2018 23:59 Interview date: 12/07/2018 As a Clinical Senate Support Officer, the post holder will work as part of a small dynamic team…

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Supporting Service Change – Guidance and Information

Where are you on your reconfiguration journey? Please click here to download a recent publication by NHS England explaining the processes for making changes in the health service. This handy guide sets out the 7 steps for transforming how care is delivered and the questions and tests put to commissioners who wish to make these…

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Genome Editing Technologies; the Patient Perspective

Genomic Medicine Genomic Medicine was one of the themes explored with great interest during Clinicians as Change Agents – the South West Clinical Senate Annual conference. Citizens’ Assembly member Tricia Godfrey recently contributed to a publication by Genetic Alliance UK, which debates issues and questions around Genomic Medicine from the patient perspective, featuring patient and…

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Physical Activity Clinical Champions

Become a Physical Activity Champion Public Health England are currently recruiting Physical Activity Champions and offering free peer to peer training for clinicians working in primary and secondary care. With exercise being championed by figures such as Sir Muir Gray as ‘a miracle cure’ it is great to see public health England taking this pro-active…

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Clinicians as Change Agents – Senate Assembly Annual Conference 2018

Senate Assembly Annual Conference 22nd March 2018, 10am – 4pm, The Rougemont Hotel, Exeter The South West Clinical Senate Assembly annual conference was attended by over 80 clinicians and public representatives in March. The conference explored the role of ‘Clinicians as Change Agents’ through lectures and workshops centred around 4 themes: Influencing the System Influencing…

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