Integrated care partnership engagement event

On Friday 19 March an engagement event was held, facilitated by leading health writer and broadcaster Roy Lilley, to help us on our journey to develop an integrated care partnership for Bradford District and Craven.

If you missed the event or just wish to have a recap you can now do so. Visit the One Workforce Hub where you can view videos, presentations and speaker profiles.

This includes question and answer sessions with system colleagues who are leading on developing our integrated care partnership.

 Act as One Festival – national speakers confirmed 

Preparations for the first Act as One Festival are at an advanced stage, with the itinerary almost complete and the virtual curtain being raised on 27 April for the four week event.

We are delighted that we will get to hear from colleagues across our place covering a range of innovative projects they have been involved in, sharing best practice and celebrating the work that goes on across Bradford District and Craven.

We are equally pleased to confirm that we have a number of national speakers confirmed to speak during the Festival including Prerana Issar, Chief People Officer for the NHS and Dr Habib Naqvi, Director for the Race and Health Observatory.

The festival has events running every Tuesday and Thursday from 27 April until 20 May, including some pop up wellbeing sessions.

More updates to follow and do keep an eye on the Act as One Twitter account @ActAsOneBDC

Act as One Festival – recognition day

On Thursday 20 May we will hold a recognition day to highlight teams and projects that are already living the Act as One values. If you would like to nominate a team or project, you can do so today by visiting the One Workforce Hub and downloading the nomination form.

 Act as One secondment opportunities 

We are really excited to announce we have three programme manager secondment opportunities within the Act as One system transformation programmes.

The roles will lead one of the following three programmes of work –  Healthy Hearts, Better Births or Ageing Well. Successful candidates will join the team on 18 month secondments from their current organisation – which must be within the health and/or care sector within Bradford Districts and Craven. Closing date for applications is 26 April 2021, find out more by visiting the NHS Jobs website.

 First cross sector perinatal mental health event 

We are delighted to announce the first in a series of cross sector perinatal mental health events delivered by the Act as One Better Births programme.

The first interactive event will take place on Monday 26 April 9.30am – 1pm. Featuring an expert panel of speakers and facilitators from across our health and care system in Bradford District and Craven, we know there will be something for everyone on our agenda.

We look forward to sharing best practice and listening and learning from you so we can continue to improve perinatal mental health services for our people.

Booking your place is really easy, all done online on Eventbrite: