The Rosamund Snow Community is open to people and carers of people, with long term health conditions who want to help improve healthcare services by working in partnership with the NHS and other health professionals.
Our aspiration is to build a national inclusive and vibrant People and Carer Community that will provide support to all Patient and Carer Leaders – that is, those who have experienced life-changing illness, injury or disability (including carers) and have experience of our health services and who want to improve health and health services through true equal partnerships with health professionals and organisations.
NHS Improvement recognised the need for a national partnership to support patient and carers in their work to improve health services. In response to this the Rosamund Snow Community was created. The Rosamund Snow Community is named in recognition of Rosamund Snow’s tireless work to put patients centre-stage in improving healthcare. The community comprises of people and carers of people with Long Term Conditions, who want to help improve healthcare services by working in partnership with the NHS, other health professionals and hard to reach groups. We bring significant skills and knowledge, as people with clear insight and imagination to help solve the many issues plaguing the NHS today. We want to develop an inclusive approach and would equally welcome those who are just starting their journey and are looking for reassurance and support in improvement / involvement work. The community helps to do this by connecting people, so that they can support each other to share expertise and knowledge and to further develop skills.
Come and join us!
Please could you answer the four questions below. We designed the four questions to ensure it gave us some insight to the applicant, but importantly, to reflect the purpose in our manifesto and aims of the community moving forward. We want to know how you are motivated, the extent of your improvement work to date, how you perceive the benefits of the group and whether you can offer your time and skills to help develop and support the community’
Please note that if any of the supplied information is false or misleading, or if you do anything that is deemed to be not in the best interests of the Rosamund Snow Community then your involvement in the community will be reviewed and possibly ceased.
Attendance at meeting/events/workshops is by personal choice, you are under no obligation to the Rosamund Snow Community and can if you wish receive information or submit information, comments or ideas.
By ticking the boxes above, you are giving consent to the Rosamund Snow Community and anyone that processes the personal data on behalf of the Rosamund Snow Community to process your data (your name, email address and other personal details provided in this form) and share your data amongst the community and send you information about the Community. The Rosamund Snow Community will keep your data for as long as you are part of the community.
You have rights under data protection laws in relation to your data including: the right to access your personal data, to request erasure of your data, to request restriction of processing, to request transfer of your data to you or a third party, and to withdraw consent for the processing of your data at any time.
You can opt out of being a member, receiving emails, newsletters and phone calls about the community or request that your details are not distributed outside of the Rosamund Snow Community at any time by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org You can find our full privacy notice at https://improvement.nhs.uk/privacy/.
You have the right to object to processing of your data.
You have the right to make a complaint about how we process your data at any time to the Information Commissioner’s Office, the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (www.ico.org.uk).
We are committed to taking all reasonable measures to safeguard and to ensure confidentiality and security of personal data.
THANK YOU FOR COMPLETING THIS FORM AND YOUR INTEREST IN BECOMING A MEMBER OF THE ROSAMUND SNOW COMMUNITY