SWIPE Transformation Lead
University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW)
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Develop and implement a strategic plan to revitalise and strengthen SWIPE, in partnership with relevant stakeholders, including healthcare professionals, OPEN-UK, patients/families, and industry.
Main duties of the job
Develop and implement a strategic plan to revitalise/strengthen SWIPE, in partnership with relevant stakeholders, including healthcare professionals, OPEN-UK, patients/families, and industry.
Establish effective communication and collaboration channels with stakeholders to ensure that their perspectives are considered in the transformation process.
Identify best practices from other health-care networks including other paediatric epilepsy networks. Identify deficiencies in the current practices of SWIPE.
Develop Terms of Reference and a Constitution for SWIPE. This may include a membership policy.
Develop an agreed policy for sponsorship / funding.
Develop democratic processes for the appointment of leadership roles in SWIPE
Consider the development of working groups within SWIPE.
Review the role of SWIPE in providing CPD and education, sharing information/guidelines, and maintaining communication between stakeholders. Consider arrangements for a website or other information repository.
Develop methods to monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of SWIPE.
University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country, bringing together a combined workforce of over 13,000 staff and over 100 different clinical services across 10 different sites, serving a core population of more than 500,000 people across South West England. UHBW has been rated by the CQC as 'Good' overall and our staff are proud to deliver excellent care to the people of Bristol, Weston and beyond. As a forward-thinking multi-award winning Trust and a digital exemplar committed to improving patient care, our world-leading research and innovations are having a positive local and global impact. Our hospitals are spread across Bristol and Weston, join us and you can enjoy the very best of both worlds; city living within a stone's throw of the countryside or beside the seaside, both with easy access to all that the South West has to offer. UHBW is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. As an equal opportunities employer actively working towards a diverse workforce we aim to recruit and retain a workforce which represents the rich diversity of the local population at all levels and are committed to designing our services around the needs of individual patients and those around them. Anonymous information will be used from your application in order to ensure we're meeting our pledge.
For a more detailed job description and main responsibilities, please refer to the job description document attached to this vacancy.
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