New NHS Alliance is a movement of people and organisations who are committed to building a sustainable, community-based health service. We have a particular focus on reducing health inequalities and on making the practice of Health Creation a core part of the UK health system.
Action Summit 2017 goes down a storm
Health Creation: Wealth Creation: the power of people and communities held on 6th December 2017 was the second of the New NHS Alliance Health Creation Action Summits and it not only met all expectations, it exceeded them on almost all levels!
“Thanks for a revolutionary day!” Maff Potts, Camerados
You can see a video summarising the day here [read more…]
You can read a summary in tweets here [read more…]
And see all tweets at #NNHSASummit17
Congratulations to our Award 2017 winners and to the runners-up
|Well done to dance-troop the TR14ers from Cambourne, winners of the Trojan Mice Award 2017|
|And to Sheffield Flourish winners of the 5-a-day Award 2017|
A Wellness Learning Programme for 2018
There are professionals and communities everywhere capable of creating the conditions for people to be well … but it’s not in the curriculum. New NHS Alliance has an ambition to address this gap by establishing a Wellness Learning Programme in 2018.
Here are two articles, that between them make the case for developing a Wellness Workforce:
- A new paradigm for public health, by Heather Henry [read more…]
- Developing a Wellness Workforce, by Merron Simpson [read more…]
And a short explanation of our Wellness Learning Programme [read more…]
If you are a leading light in your sector and are interested in supporting the development of resources for your sector, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
‘In Search of Wellness’ – A Collaboration with ITN Productions
Medical healthcare only contributes about 20% to our health outcomes and we want to explore work being done with people, patients and communities in the ‘80% zone’.
‘In Search of Wellness’ premiered at the New NHS Alliance Action Summit on 6 December 2017.
For more information click here [read more…]
“New NHS Alliance represents the avante garde of modern medicine. We must go beyond pills and procedures if we are going to make a real impact on the health of our patients and communities. Creating health is about the long-term survival of our health services and society itself.” – Dr Michael Dixon OBE, GP, Co-Chair National Clinical Social Prescribing Champion for NHS England and Chair of the College of Medicine
2018 Partnership Summit
Health Creation: Wealth Creation – fighting health inequalities using community assets
Kings House Conference Centre
Manchester, 21 November 2018
Join us at the New NHS Alliance 2018 Partnership Summit and be part of a powerful movement that is tackling the injustice of health inequalities through Health Creation.
Headlined by Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester, and supported by top-class speakers, compelling case studies and people with lived-experience, the Partnership Summit will be a pivotal event in the transformation of health economies across the north.
Download here is the draft programme for the day.
Visit EventBrite today to read more about the Summit and to book your free place.
2018 Excellence in Health Creation Awards
Now Open for Entries
Now in its third year, the New NHS Alliance Excellence in Health Creation Awards provides you and/or your organisation with an opportunity to have your health creating work recognised and showcased at a national level.
Winners will be announced at the 2018 Partnership Summit being held in Manchester on 21 November 2018.
This year there are three categories:
- 1. Trojan Mice (watch a video here >>)
- 2. Getting our 5-a-day (watch a video here >>)
- 3. Community Assemblers (NEW for 2018!)
DEADLINE: Wednesday 2nd November at 17:00
Sheffield Flourish, winners of the 2017 Getting Our 5-a-day Award
TR14ers, winners of the 2017 Trojan Mice Award