22 December 2015


The December edition of Partnership Press, our monthly newsletter, is now available. This month we look at how the Neonatal Network has helped to improve outcomes for babies in London. As always, you can find the latest news, events and funding opportunities across the partnership. Read it now and subscribe for fut...

16 December 2015


The Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osbourne and Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt today announced pilots to take the first steps in devolving healthcare powers to leaders in London. All of London’s Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs), local authorities, the Greater London Authority signed a devolution agreement with th...

30 November 2015


The second edition of the UCLPartners Patient Safety Programme quarterly newsletter was published today. In this edition you can meet more of the team, read about the progress of the work streams, hear about the upcomingstakeholder engagement event and the great opportunity to be a UCLPartners Improvement Fellow. You ...

30 November 2015


The November edition of Partnership Press, our monthly newsletter, is now available. This month we look at the launch of the UCLPartners Improvement Fellows Programme. As always, you can find the latest news, events and funding opportunities across the partnership. Read it now and subscribe for future editions. @...

30 November 2015


Today we are excited to announce the launch of our Improvement Fellows Programme. The programme, which is now accepting applications, will help create a cadre of people – clinicians, managers, educators, researchers, patients and others – who have the enthusiasm, motivation and capability to drive improvement within the...

11 November 2015


David Probert has been announced as the new chief executive for Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. He is due to take up the post in April next year following the retirement of John Pelly. Professor Sir David Fish, Managing Director, UCLPartners said: “I am delighted to hear of David’s appointment to Moorf...

30 October 2015


Over July and August 2015, we reached out to individuals and organisations who are partners of, or who have worked with UCLPartners in its capacity as an Academic Health Science Network (AHSN). This local call for feedback was part of a nationwide NHS England survey of AHSN stakeholders to understand the perception of how A...

30 October 2015


NHS England and the AHSN Network have today published the results of the first stakeholder survey to measure the current perception of AHSNs across England; with the majority of respondents (73%) saying they would recommend working with AHSNs. The NHS needs to deliver a step-change in the way it identifies, adopts and sp...

28 October 2015


The October edition of Partnership Press, our monthly newsletter, is now available. This month we look at an initative in north central London to increase the awareness of asthma in children. As always, you can find the latest news, events and funding opportunities across the partnership. Read it now and subscribe for...

27 October 2015


Maria Piggin

As a patient, I found the experience of attending the UCLPartners Education Conference 2015 -“Educating for patient-centred care”, a very valuable insight into the appetite within the medical profession to change the culture of care to be more patient-centred. Dr Clare Morris’s reflections on her experience of bein...

8 October 2015


The DIY Health model aims to use co-production as the mechanism of action to improve the skills, knowledge and confidence of parents in managing minor ailments in children under the age of 5. The DIY Health pilot study involved two iterations of 12 weekly 2-hour sessions at two delivery sites. Cohort 1 sessions were cond...

1 October 2015


Jenny Shand and Laura Stuart-Neil

It seems fitting on Older People’s Day that, as a partnership across health and social care, we should pause and reflect on the services we provide. We have a growing, ageing population across the country that are living longer with more complex care needs. Coupled with the £22 billion efficiency gap the NHS needs to clo...

30 September 2015


The September edition of the UCLPartners newsletter, Partnership Press, is available now. This month's main story is about the announcement of four new vanguards across the partnership to improve care for thousands of patients. There are also updates on the latest news from across the partnership and upcoming events and ...

18 September 2015


UCLPartners and Barts Health NHS Trust have reached the next stage of the Health Service Journal (HSJ) Awards, the largest celebration of UK healthcare, for the development of the Barts Heart Centre at St Bartholomew’s Hospital, which opened in May this year. The partners have been shortlisted in Specialised Services R...

27 August 2015


The August edition of the UCLPartners newsletter, Partnership Press, is available now. This month's newsletter is about how mental health training is being expanded to GPs through a UCLPartners programme called ‘Breaking down the barriers’. There are also updates on the latest news from across the partnership and up...

7 August 2015


Congratulations to our patient safety team for putting together some great content for the website and their first newsletter! The first edition of the UCLPartners Patient Safety Programme quarterly newsletter was published yesterday, covering the vision of the programme and progress so far with the new acute kidney inju...

10 June 2015


UCLPartners' second annual report highlights the progress made during 2014/15 by the AHSC, AHSN, Clinical Research Network North Thames and Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research North Thames, as well as the North Thames Genomic Medicine Centre and the organisation's role as an Education Lead Provider. ...