Coaching matters in the NHS

What coaching could do for you

The NHS Institute’s leadership team manages a register of executive and team coaches who have gone through a rigorous recruitment process and are familiar with the needs and workings of the NHS. We now provide regular online columns covering coaching matters in the Health Service Journal.

Click here for more information on our coaching registers and what coaching might do for you

Click here to read coach Carole Pemberton’s item on “How resilience training can help staff and managers deal with workplace challenges” 

Applications welcome: Patient Safety Leaders’ Programme

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Apply now for the Patient Safety Leaders’ programme

The NHS Institute’s Patient Safety Leaders’ (PSL) programme provides practical guidance on safety improvement tools and techniques. Accredited by the University of Derby, it helps PSLs identify, implement and measure improvement projects and successfully achieve the aims of the Safety Express QIPP workstream. The next wave of the programme starts in February 2012.


Click here to find out more and register your interest

Institute for Innovation and Improvement: The productive ward

New initiative kick starts The Productive Ward
Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has come up with an innovative idea for helping clinical staff to return from long term sickness absence. The trust invites clinical staff who are in the recovery phase of long term sickness absence to take up the role of Productive Ward Facilitators.

Click here to read their story