• 5Apr

    Information Standard Event presentations available

    This free event, “Creating better, more relevant consumer health and care information that enables individuals to make informed choices” was for The Information Standard members and potential members. Attendees gained insight into best practice examples in the areas of evidence and user engagement, as well as learning more details about the impending Integrated Customer Service Platform.

    Presentations included

    • ‘The Implications of the Integrated Customer Service Platform for health and care information producers’ by Bob Gann, Director of Partnerships & Strategy, Integrated Customer Service Platform, NHSCB
    • ‘What are the best evidence practice evidence sources & what BMJ look for when they assess information products’ by Alan Thomas, Scientific Team Lead, BMJ Evidence Centre
    • ‘The importance of an effective editorial policy to deliver quality patient information based on consumer need’ by Charles Cresswell, Deputy Editor, NHS Choices
    • ‘Top tips for user engagement’ by Sarah Smith, Operations Director, Patient Information Forum (PiF) click here
    • ‘Our experiences of user engagement and how its been beneficial in improving the quality of patient information’ by Charlotte Jackson, Parkinson’s UK, Beth Murphy, MIND, and Dr Asa’ah Nkohkwo & Dr Bokelo Weyalo, Sickle Cell Society & The Salem Health Project
    • ‘The role of SCIE and how it can support the provision of best practice social care information in any new landscape’ by Iris Steen, Head of Marketing and Communications, Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE)
    • ‘The value of balanced, evidence-based information’ by David Tovey, Editor in Chief, The Cochrane Library

    The presentations are available on the Information Standard web site: http://www.theinformationstandard.org/whats-new/events/our-events