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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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Thanks to support and advice from InHealth Associates we have developed an approach towards health related funding which starts from a more knowledgeable position, and have already identified routes to funding. Thanks to InHealth Associates, we feel more confident in pursuing these opportunities.
Andy Cross, Director of Services

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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New report published with the Centre for Mental Health

December 15, 2022

Humanising Health Care is a new report in which David Gilbert uses his insights as a mental health service user and his experience in Patient Leadership to consider the limitations of current practice, and the possibilities of a new approach which could transform mental health services.

January 2023 Workshop - Story Telling: Beyond the Compassion Rush

October 11, 2022

Have you been asked to speak about your experiences to a health organisation or health professionals? Then this workshop is for you. (It’s also for staff who want to make things better for patients).

This interactive workshop explores the art of story-telling for impact. It will provide tools to move beyond ‘making people cry’ and help you build the foundation for ongoing patient leadership – the art of bringing one’s jewels of wisdom and insight from the caves of suffering in order to influence change.

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Foundations in Patient Leadership Programme now booking for November

September 10, 2022

Our 4-week Patient Leadership Programme is now booking for sessions in November. Run on Zoom, the four sessions are available for the total price of £210. 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.

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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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