Welcome to the College of Medicine's Innovations Network - bringing together examples of excellence in healthcare within and without the NHS.
We hope you'll be able to use this resource to share good practice, funding tips and new ideas.
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It was excellent to see this piece in the Guardian last week - congratulations to the Bromley by Bow team.
Last month, Lord Mawhinney described it as "one of the most impressive displays of social entrepreneurship anywhere". Bringing together a GP surgery, employment and housing advice, language learning, a church, arts…Continue
The College of Medicine (CoM) is launching an award for innovative, patient-centred, self care practices and projects that exemplify the College’s key principles (see criteria in application form attached).
Judges include Professor Mike Pringle CBE, Professor David Peters and Faith Hallett (Vice Chair CoM Patients’ Council).…
When Dr.Robin Youngson promised to 'mess' with our minds at the introduction to …Continue
Dear IN members
Did you see the Guardian piece targeting the Innovations Network? Perhaps you are as bored and irritated as I am by certain armchair doctors' petty potshots, but our silence is becoming an embarrassment. Its time to speak out about those who want a reductionistic version of science choke the life and love out of medicine. It's time we challenged these oppressive views.
It's true, the College of Medicine's Innovations Network does include quite a few…Continue
Why not consider entering your project?The Guardian …Continue
I thought that some of you might be interested in a new mentoring programme that the New Economics Foundation are launching. It's designed for campaigners working with economic subject matter (e.g.…Continue
Featuring an article about integration by Michael Dixon , Rick Stern discussing the vision for the new NHS Alliance and plenty of other inspiring articlesFree to download:…Continue