Being an effective health volunteer

When 21 July at 10:00am to 1:00pm, 2018
Provided by NHS Leeds CCG
Description This session will look at why patient champions are essential in the development of local health services.  We will outline the roles of the patient champion and explore how they can influence service change.  
Venue Voluntary Action Leeds
Stringer House, 34 Lupton Street, Leeds, LS10 2QW
Learning outcomes By the end of the session participants will be able to: • Explain why patient involvement is essential • Describe the role of a patient champion • Recognise effective communication skills and approaches • Outline how patient representatives can influence service change • Describe the types of questions that patient champions might ask • Feel more confident to share their thoughts effectively in a Patient Participation Group or a CCG steering group
Suitable for Anyone who is interested (patient/volunteer/member of staff) in making a difference to local healthcare services.
How to book Contact Anna Walters at: Tel: 0113 843 5470 Email: