From digital marketing and campaign development to media relations and stakeholder consultation, our engagement, communications and marketing team provides a full range of services designed to get your message across.
Our team combines NHS, local authority and private sector experience across a range of marketing disciplines, giving you access to specialist skills to meet your communications and engagement needs.
“Increasing the understanding and use of NHS 111 and community pharmacies is critical if we are to alleviate the pressure on our A&E unit. The approach we’ve taken with NHS Arden & GEM CSU has worked really well and we are delighted with the impact this campaign has had.”
Dr Nicola Smith, Clinical Chair, Milton Keynes CCG
“Events and campaigns such as this are always beneficial to both patients and our wider health infrastructure. We appreciated the opportunity to obtain patient stories as a result of this activity and thank the CSU for working across agencies.”
Nicola Tallent, Senior Engagement Officer, Healthwatch Lincolnshire
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NHS Arden & GEM CSU’s Engagement, Communications and Marketing team has been shortlisted for a prestigious regional PR award for a campaign to raise awareness of modern slavery in the West Midlands.
As part of its ambition to ensure NHS library and knowledge services (LKS) are integral to informed decision-making and innovation, Health Education England tasked Arden & GEM with delivering a series of workshops that would upskill library staff to be able to provide evidence to support the needs of managers and commissioners.
As part of a review of community dental services, NHS Arden & GEM’s engagement and communications specialists were commissioned to design and deliver a comprehensive patient and public engagement study.
In order to raise awareness of the prevalence of modern slavery in the West Midlands, and the devastating effects it can have on health, Arden & GEM brought together key agencies and organisations (including the NHS, West Midlands Police, Birmingham City Council and the West Midlands Anti Slavery Network) as part of a hard hitting campaign.
Arden & GEM is delighted to have been commended in the Patient Data and Publicity Campaign categories at the 2018 Health Business Awards.
As part of a campaign to help people to stay well this winter, Arden & GEM’s engagement, communications and social marketing team is introducing families across the West Midlands to Flo the friendly dragon.
Arden & GEM managed and delivered an 18 month project, on behalf of NHS Birmingham and Solihull CCG and NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham CCG, to develop 22 harmonised policies, ready for implementation in January 2019. The new policies will ensure the best clinical outcomes are achieved for patients and local healthcare resources are utilised in the most efficient way.
Almost 1 in 5 mums-to-be in Derbyshire smoke through pregnancy with considerable health risks for both mother and baby. Erewash Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) recruited NHS Arden & GEM CSU to deliver a social marketing campaign to bring about behaviour change which would feed into a long term strategy to reduce the number of women smoking at the time of delivery.
Our social marketing team has a strong track record in delivering a range of behaviour change campaigns including increasing flu vaccine uptake, reducing smoking prevalence during pregnancy and reducing the impact of wasted medicine on the health system.
NHS Arden & GEM Commissioning Support Unit developed and delivered a comprehensive engagement and consultation programme for Milton Keynes CCG, incorporating essential face to face engagement as well as quantitative consultation.
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