To ensure that what matters to patients is at the heart of the SSCA with the patients, carers, and members of the public truly integral members in the SSCA PPE activities as equal partners in our work and projects.
Improving patient and staff experience of cancer services.
Being able to use online communication platforms (i.e.Microsoft Teams, Zoom), as and when required (This is flexible, as we will use other methods to communicate with you i.e. telephone calls, letters, etc)
Being a true champion of inclusiveness, openness, honesty, and all other Nolan principles of Public Life (please see below)
Identifying the gaps and discussing the results of the Cancer Patient Experience Survey to identify an area for improvement that matters to patients
Identifying the aim of the improvement and associated change ideas
Liaising with other patients/groups which reflect the diversity of the wider cancer patient community to understand what matters to them and feedback to the PPE Team/SSCA
Sharing relevant and agreed on findings of our improvement and the experience both within the SSCA and across your respected community groups and organisations (as appropriate)
Networking with other patients, carers, and members of the public representatives recruited by SSCA to share and learn
Good communication skills or being able to communicate with adequate communication support provided by the SSCA PPE Team (BSL, interpreter, etc.) Ability to use Zoom/MT and have good written and telephone skills
Willingness to share your experience and interests
Able to speak up to ensure what matters to patients is at the heart of the improvement
Able to demonstrate empathy and compassion
Some knowledge of data-not essential (i.e. reading, analysis)
Able to see the wider picture
Adaptable and willing to learn
Able to participate independently and as part of a team
Flexible with time (as required)
Understanding of the need for confidentiality and conflict of interest
Commitment to uphold SSCA core values and NHS policies
This opportunity is available Countywide.
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