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Patient leadership at the heart of healthcare

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We help you transform services, improve quality of care and enhance patient and carer experiences

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Improving services, together

We are experts in patient and public engagement, co-production and patient-leadership. We want patients, service users, carers, communities and citizens to work in true partnership with professionals and healthcare organisations.
David Gilbert, founder of InHealth Associates
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Working with InHealth Associates has brought a wealth of insights on how, in a meaningful way, people who use services can be put at the centre of our work
Paul Jenkins, Chief Executive
The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust

Patient Leadership Training Programmes

Our Learning & Development service offers groundbreaking Patient Leadership programmes, and we can also help boost your organisation with bespoke workshops and support.

Foundations of Patient Leadership

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Patient Leadership in Practice

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When you sign up to the quarterly Patient Leadership Newsletter you will receive a free download of The Rise of Patient Leadership, an eBook collection of David Gilbert's most popular articles.

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News & Resources

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July 1st Webinar: Lived Experience Practice and Leadership – Where are we now? Where are we going?

June 17, 2022

This is a ‘pay what you can’ event for those who’ve been through the Foundations in Patient Leadership Programme. And a few special other friends. 

It is a chance to hear some latest thinking on ‘patient (lived experience) practice’ in order to

- Share learning about current work

- Hear about the launch of our first InHealth Associates research into lived experience practice and leadership.

- Discuss five precepts that might provide a shared vision for the work - this is a paper that will be published soon.

- Consider the development of an online community of practice

If you are interested, please contact me.

Foundations in Patient Leadership Programme now booking for September

February 23, 2022

Our 4-week Patient Leadership Programme is now booking for sessions in September. Run on Zoom, the four sessions are available for the total price of £200. We will be running two parallel cohorts at different time slots, to make the course more accessible for those in the Southern Hemisphere, and those who may have other commitments.

Find out more and book your place

Peer Leadership for those affected by gambling

March 23, 2021

In April, with GamLearn and Gambling with Lives (GwT), we will run a pilot ‘Peer Leadership’ programme for people who have been harmed by gambling and ‘affected others’.

New Patient Leadership programme for Australia and New Zealand

March 22, 2021

We will run our foundation Patient Leadership Training Programme for those in the Southern Hemisphere (Australia, New Zealand, SE Asia etc). On Thursdays at (UK TIME) 10.00am - 12.00am: June 17th and 24th, July 1st and 8th.

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Norfolk and Waveney Health and Care Partnership

November 13, 2020

We are working with Norfolk and Waveney Health and Care Partnership to develop an embedded model of Patient Leadership. This begins in 2021 with a baseline assessment of patient / user engagement in digital innovation that will lead to options and recommendations for the future

the patient leadership triangle ebook
The Patient Leadership Triangle
A practical engagement model for transforming healthcare

Embrace patient leadership and transform your organisation

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