Derbyshire practices continue to innovate to deliver high quality healthcare to their patients.

We’ve collated some of these innovative ideas here for you to consider introducing into your practice.

If you have examples of practice innovation you would like to share please contact us.

Health Care Coaching – Improving The Health Outcomes Of Diabetes

Provided by the Medical and Health Coaching Academy 

They say ‘ the key to reducing the impact of long-term health conditions such as diabetes, to both patients and the wider healthcare system is not just through more effective treatment or technology, but something more fundamental – changing the relationship between patients and healthcare practitioners, so that patients feel empowered and motivated to take better control of their diabetes themselves.

Local Pioneers: Thinking Outside The Box

Erewash is one of the ‘vanguard’ multi-speciality community providers (MCPs) areas and has moved towards a community system, where people support themselves and take responsibility for their own care, having access to a community support service.